Petromila Jakas is a Croatian violinist with many international acknowledgements and especially in the field of contemporary music. Specific of her work manifests in integrating body freedom, gained through regular practise of Chen taijiquan into the music performance. As she says, the body awareness influences deeply on the sound, vibrato and expression.

„...I have found her to be a very dedicated musician. She is intuitive and able to comprehend musical material, which is not conventional, and make a strong, convincing interpretation of works new to her.“

John M. Kennedy, professor of composition on California State University