Gabriel Dumitrescu holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of Washington, in Seattle, Washington, and a Bachelor’s degree from the National Music University, in Bucharest, Romania. He served for over 35 years in various conducting and teaching positions in the United States and Romania. Additionally, he holds a Nursing Assistant Certified license from the State of Washington, with Dementia, Alzheimer’s, and Intellectual and Developmental Disability specialties. He is also a certified Dave Ramsey Financial Coach. Since September 2015, Dr. Dumitrescu, together with his wife, Eliseda Dumitru, have answered joyfully God’s calling to work at the Herghelia Lifestyle Center, Mures County, Romania, in both musical and counseling capacities, where he is leading the Music Therapy and Performance, and the “Stop the Addictions!” programs.