Katherine Dines is an award-winning children’s music songwriter, recording and teaching artist who performs throughout the world. Since 1993, her concerts have captivated children and family audiences, and her Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta® MUSIC cds (11 in series) have garnered over 30 national awards– including a Grammy nomination and a Platinum record. An advocate for literacy, the arts and education, Katherine serves on several national boards and presents keynote addresses at early childhood and library conferences. Her songs have been featured in Build-A-Bear Workshops, Disney’s 101 Dalmations Dog Songs, Hallmark greeting cards, and United Airlines and can be heard regularly on satellite radio stations. She resides in Denver, Colorado and continues to write songs for other clients, and expand Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta® MUSIC into other product areas such as books, toys, movies, the world wide web and television. Find out more at Katherine’s website.
Awards & Accomplishments
Grammy Finalist Platinum Recording. Dr. Toy Classic Best Songs for Children. Children’s Music Web Award. *1995 USA Today KidPick. Wolf Trap Foundation Early Childhood Education Through the Arts Silver Medallion. Parent’s Media Guide Award. Kids Music Award. Wolf Trap Foundation Early Childhood Education Through the Arts Silver Medallion. Parent’s Media Guide Award. First-Hand Family Choice Award. Parents’ Choice Gold Award. Dr. Toy’s Top Ten Best Audio Recordings for Children – 1999 NAPPA Gold Award. Children’s Music Web Award (the ONLY awards chosen BY children) Discovery Channel Website- 5 Star Award of Excellence. Coalition for Quality Children’s Media Award Parents’ Choice Silver Award Parents Guide to Media Award. National Parenting Publications Gold Award. National Parenting Publications Gold Award Dr. Toy’s Best Vacation Products Award Parents’ Choice Honors Silver Award iParenting Media HOT Award.