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The Romanian pianist and composer Violeta Dinescu was born in Bucharest on 13 July 1953. There she studied at the C. Porumbescu Conservatoire and took a degree in composition, piano and education, passing with distinction. After a teaching assignment at the George Enescu Music School she moved to Germany in 1982. Since 1996 she has been professor of applied composition at the University of Oldenburg.