Shaina was born in 1993 in Chicago, where she began playing violin at the age of four years.
In 2012 Shaina is studying at the Zurich conservatory in the violin class of Philip Draganov.
She has performed successfully as a soloist with various orchestras, amongst others with the Zurich Chamber Orchestra, where she played in the Tonhalle in Zurich and at the Philharmonic Hall in St. Petersburg. She performed already in concerts in the USA, Japan, Italy and Germany.
Shaina is a prize winner of numerous national and international competitions. She is also a concert master of Konsi Strings Zurich and performs regularly as a soloist with the ensemble.