Dr. Lavinia (Ph.D., M.A., M.Mus. Hons., FRSM) is equally a professor (National University of Music Bucharest, E.U.) and E.U. qualified teacher for violin, piano, composition, chamber music, a UNESCO consultant, an internationally acclaimed concert violinist, a first violinist with prestigious Philharmonic and National Opera House Orchestras, touring all over Europe and Middle East. Dr. L. Balasu’s violin and piano students won numerous international competitions, got highest distinctions in international exams, and were admitted to prestigious Music Universities in the U.K., Italy, France, Germany, Austria, Romania, Switzerland.