Ieva Marija Žukauskaitė was born in Lithuania. She has been taking music lessons since she was seven. At the age of 15, Ieva is going to study piano in Vilnius at the largest art academy in Lithuania. In 2014 she started her bachelor's in classical piano, with a minor in music teacher. Her dream is to be able to pass on her musical talents to children. She finishes her education in 2018 and moves to the Netherlands with her Dutch husband. She settles in Axel and hopes to continue her musical journey here and to complete her master's in jazz music. In the meantime, she continues to give music lessons.