Svitlana — founder of Ukrainian harpsichord school. In 1990-1992 was a trainee of well-known harpsichordist E. Stefanska at Krakow Music Academy. In 1995 — founded the harpsichord class at Petro Tchaikovsky National Music Academy of Ukraine, since 2000 — professor of the department of Early Music. Author of the book "Harpsichord through centuries." Essentially, popularity of harpsichord in Ukraine owes to the creative activity of Svitlana Shabaltina.