Daria Apostolova was born in the Ukraine and began playing the violin since the age of five. Just two years later, she was featured on her country's National Television. Years of practice, commitment, and dedication to her chosen craft helped reward the young girl as she was the winner and Laureate at many National competitions and festivals. After graduating summa cum laude and receiving her Red Diploma from the Music College of Dankevich in the Ukraine and the Nezhdanova Academy of Music in Odessa, she obtained a position with the Chamber Filarmonic Orchestra in Odessa. Tours of Europe and North America, leading her own string quartet, and working with various orchestras helped fuel her love for travel.