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Dina Preston Band

Dina Preston Band
Location:
Goodyear, AZ - Arizona, United States
Postal code:
85338
Genre:
Country, Blues, Rock
Members:
Dina Preston, Don Ortiz, Henry Lara, Mike Ghormley
Influences:
Rascal Flatts, Miranda Lambert, Kelly Clarkson, Kieth Urban, Journey, Santana, JJ Rocks, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bonnie Raitt, The Doobie Brothers, Todd Rundgren, Daryl Hall & John Oats, James Brown, The Allman Brothers Band, Jean Luc Ponty, Ste
Press:
http://dinaprestonband.com/global-media-2/
Website:
www.dinaprestonband.com

Bio

The Dina Preston Band has performed over 20 international Armed Forces Entertainment, U.S. Embassy and corporate cultural exchange programs in 40 countries representing Arizona and the United States as Ambassadors of Goodwill. International performances include entertaining various U.S. Embassy personnel and honored guests in the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and Africa including foreign dignitaries, ambassadors and a private performance for the President of Mozambique, Joaquim Chissano hosted by the U.S. Embassy for a July 4th celebration.

The Dina Preston Band was recently invited by the U.S. Embassy in Budapest to perform throughout Hungary. The goal of the tour was to expose Hungarian students and the broader public to authentic American music genres along with small business best practices in support of the U.S. State Departments current statecraft initiative. The bands touring highlights included a patriotic performance in collaboration with a local Hungarian line dance team in commemoration of 9/11 in Debrecen, Hungary. The band also performed in Budapest, Eger and the city of Pecs.

Other notable performances include touring dates as Ambassadors of Goodwill for a corporate cultural exchange program in Moscow, Russia and Riga, Latvia hosted by private Arizona and Russian companies doing business abroad. In 2007 the band conducted a U.S. Embassy tour to Armenia and Azerbaijan. They also held master classes in music and work with violinist CEYHUN, a noted Mugham Jazz artist in Azerbaijan. In 2008 they completed a five week tour in South Korea performing for American troops and their families stationed abroad.
Nationally, the Dina Preston Band has 20 years experience performing for the A List of Fortune 500 companies at their special events, conferences and meetings such as The Super Bowl, Guinness World Book of Records, Sony, Samsung, McDonalds International, Microsoft, BMW, Paul Mitchell, Western Association of Food Chains Inc., Amazon, VistaPrint, Coca-Cola, American Chemical Society and Meeting Professionals International. 2015 The Dina Preston Band has been headlining festivals, concerts and corporate events such as Amazons Jobing.com Arena event! Headlining in New York. Also headlining for the Guinness World Book of Records and for Disabled Veterans Concerts to name a few. The Dina Preston Band also performs for special corporate fly-in events and runs direct to keep it simple.

Countries toured include: Afghanistan, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belgium, Bosnia, Canada, Croatia, Egypt, England, France, Fujairah, Germany, Greece, Guam, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Macedonia, Mexico, Mozambique, Nether-lands, Okinawa, Oman, Portugal, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan.