Ramita Arora is a singer/songwriter from Ontario, Canada. She has been playing piano since eight years old and began voice lessons at twelve. She was accepted into Canterbury high school’s prestigious voice program a year later. She sang in Canterbury’s Chamber Choir, which won first place in CBC’s National Choral Competition in 2010. It was also around this time she began writing songs and teaching herself acoustic guitar. Ramita completed her Grade Eight in Voice and Advanced Rudiments in Theory from The Royal Conservatory of Music.
In 2013, Ramita wrote, produced, recorded and engineered her debut EP, Escape. Her influences include indie, acoustic pop, alternative rock, classical and film score. She completed her Bachelor of Music degree at Berklee College of Music in Boston, where she studied songwriting and minored in music production in engineering.
In 2015, she wrote, co-produced, recorded and released her second EP, Handwritten, along with the release several self-produced music videos. Ramita has also performed all over Boston as solo performer in individual sets and songwriting circles.
In 2019, Ramita received Top Honours in the Indie International Songwriting Competition in the Folk/Acoustic category for her song “Roses”. She also received an Honourable Mention in the Songdoor Songwriting Competition.
Ramita currently teaches voice, piano, acoustic guitar and songwriting in Ottawa. She continues to write, produce and engineer music.