As a singer/songwriter/producer/recording engineer, Gene Pina is the pride of Rhode Island. A native of Warwick Rhode Island, his musical talents are starting to get noticed in the New England area. Gene's talent started to develop at a young age. At the age of four he was showcased numerous times in the adult church choir. In high school, Gene honed his musical talents by constantly performing in Talent shows across the state. At the end of Gene's high school career, he placed 6th in the Rhode Island All State vocal competition for tenors. With his musical talents and ability, Gene enrolled in the world renowned Hartt School of Music at the University of Hartford, where they only accept ten students a year in the highly exclusive Music Production Department. While obtaining a degree in music production, Gene was the national anthem performer for all of the D-1 athletic sports at the University of Hartford. He was also the first non vocal major in 27 years at the Hartt School to be the featured soloist in the annual chamber music festival. Gene was also a well known DJ on campus and at local bars in and around Hartford in his college career. At the end of his college career, his senior project got him a lot of attention from the student body, student run radio and Hot 93.7 in Hartford. DJ Buck the program director at Hot 93.7 said that Gene's music is a 'breath of fresh air' and 'perfect' for his radio station. Three of Gene's tracks play on this radio station regularly. Constantly in demand Gene was able to handle producing and recording records for several different artists throughout the New England and Tri State area. Some of these musicians are Heidi Hall out of Boston, S.White out of Providence, and Kaley out of Trenton New Jersey. During Gene's musical career Gene has created over 30 musical tracks and beats for himself and other artists. Currently Gene is working on his first album, 'mind body and soul', this album will be available at the end of July 2005. 'Mind body and soul' will definitely showcase his music producing talents and exception vocal ability.