Ria has surrounded herself with western classical music ever since she was a child. She started playing the piano at just the young age of 3, along with that she has also learned the violin, guitar and drums, she is currently perfecting her skills on the cello. Ria is currently pursuing her degree in Psychology. She is also an integral part of the prestigious Paranjoti Academy Chorus. Being a student of the Mehli Mehta Music Foundation herself she deeply understands the value of music in every walk of life. The joy and fun to work with children and to watch them grow and develop is what she loves the most from DM programme. Her love for music further extends to working with Song bound, a NGO which provides early music education to underprivileged children. Ria hopes to train and pursue a career in Western Music Therapy in India.