Marika Petti 
has studied the piano, choral conducting, journalism and cultural management. She has worked as a music teacher, a singer in the Estonian Radio Choir and as a music journalist at the Estonian Radio. During 2002–2010 she was the producer of two music festivals: Tartu Jaani Kiriku Päevad and Estonian Composers´ Festival. Since 2005 she has been working at the Theatre Vanemuine (Tartu, Estonia): during 2005–2013 as the Music Editor and Assistant of Music Director, and since 2013 as the Artistic Planning Manager and Producer of Music Department.