Carolina Fuentes, a.k.a Mila Tina, is a Chilean-American Drummer, Percussionist, Music Producer, DJ, Educator, and Martial Artist based in New York.

Through her innovative mix of percussion, dance, martial arts, and visual design, Mila Tina challenges her audience with thought provoking performances and spiritually enlightening education material. Based in New York City, she is a fixture on the local scene where she puts on multi sensory performances, hosts in-person and online workshops, and is in constant demand as a professional percussionist. With her commitment to social progress and personal betterment, she is dedicated to using her voice to further the causes she believes in.



Through her innovative mix of percussion, dance, martial arts, and visual design, Mila Tina challenges her audience with this thought-provoking production called The Heroine’s Journey: The Woman’s Quest For Wholeness, a high-energy, empowering live solo drums and dance performance.


Mila Tina performs with DJs and singers/songwriters with her WaveDrum, an instrument that straddles the line between acoustic and electronic percussion by utilizing an innovative synthesis technology to generate super-realistic drum and percussion sounds.


Mila serves as drummer/composer/musical director of Abacadabra Trip, a traveling music venue on the roof of Bluebyrd Bus that travels through the streets of New York spreading joy and dancing.


Mila Tina plays an array of hand percussion instruments such as Djembe, DunDun, Shakere, Timbales, Congas, Bongos, among others African and Latin percussion instruments.


Mila Tina performs with DJs and other musicians at private and corporate events across the tri-state area.

Mila can play drums and an array of hand percussion to any style of music.


Working with Mila Tina was magical! Her performance is empowering and euphoric. The crowd loved it!

Minerva Perez.
Executive director of the Organización Latino-Americana of Eastern Long Island (OLA)

Mila Tina is very professional and pleasant to work with. She is an absolute trend setter. The crowd was completely intrigued and my guests still to this day talk about her performance.

Carmen Colon.
Founder of Fashion 4 Purpose

Mila Tina is very professional, energetic and the audience loved her! What was special about Mila Tina is the obvious enjoyment she has in performing. The crowed loved it and wanted to hear more! I absolute recommend Mila Tina, she offers a very unique and original musical performance.

Pamela Greinke.
Director of advocacy of The Retreat

Upcoming Shows
Bay Street Theater
Feminist Extravaganza
The Keep
Imagine Justice / Mila Tina w/ DJ Dragonfly
Beehive Mediterranean Restaurant Bar
All-Star Envision Orchestra
Envision Festival
Mila Tina: "The Heroine's Journey"
Sol Stage / Envision Festival
Mila Tina w/ Bushman
Lapa Stage / Envision Festival
Mila Tina w/ Abracadabra Trip
Village Stage / Envision Festival
Drumanawé Workshop
Village Stage / Envision Festival
Mila Tina / The Heroine's Journey
FirstLive Studio
Mila Tina / Future Dance Party
Bowery Electric
Mila Tina w/ Bushman
House of Yes
Mila Tina w/ Abracadabra Trip
Times Square
Mila Tina @ PYNK NYC
The VNYL- Vintage New York Lifestyle

Unleash Your Inner Badass

Life Hacks & Training Programs for Personal Development


A rhythm and movement workshop for adults and children that builds self-confidence through mantra and positive affirmation.


Workout hacks & training programs for female drummers who love to dance while drumming and performing wildly on the stage.


Learn how to defend yourself against assaults & robbery when traveling, in or around nightclubs and bars, and on your way home.


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