During her studies, Markatatou Maria specialized in Greek traditional music and performed in concerts in several cities of Greece. In 2013 she enrolled in the Royal Conservatoire of Antwerp, to pursue a Bachelor in Music, taking classical and baroque mandolin classes with professor Gerda Abts. She has attended masterclasses in mandolin with professors Marga Wilden Hüsgen, Daniel Ahlert, Ricardo Sandoval, Rada Krivenko, Natalia Marashova, and Katsiaryna Zabairachnaya.
Maria gave recitals in Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, and in several cities in Greece. She performs a lot of different genres of music and she gave masterclasses on Greek music and mandolin at the music academy of Lier and Brasschaat, in Belgium. Currently, she is pursuing a Master in Music, at the Royal Conservatoire of Antwerp with professor Gerda Abts.