'Ruta definitely has her own unique vocal sound, that's for sure' - BBC Radio Scotland, Jazz Nights
''Unconditionally' is a ray of sunlight on a rainy day' - Jazz Views
One of the best kept secrets in London Ruta is standing out amongst other musicians because she is gifted with an exceptional combination of qualities as a singer and guitar player, who also writes her own songs. A rich and inventive blend of neo-soul, jazz, funk with heartfelt lyrics creates a very special sound that touches and moves.
Introduced to classical music by her mother, Ruta began taking piano lessons around age 6.
In her teens, Ruta began listening to rock and jazz music, and eventually started jazz guitar studies at Music Conservatoire in Lithuania. Growing up, she also played in local jazz and world music bands. Participated and became a winner in various contests and festivals. After she has finished her jazz guitar studies in Music and Theatre Academy in Lithuania she arrived to London and since then she is writing songs and playing all across London with her band.