Eli Zoller


Head of New York Guitar Teachers

Eli Zoller is the Director of New York Guitar Teachers, which has become one of the fastest growing guitar studios in Manhattan. Eli enjoys coaching guitar students, as well as numerous performers and actors on performing/auditioning with instruments. His clients of have gone on to major success in the film/television industry, as well as in the recording industry and on the Broadway stage.

Eli has had an accomplished musical career with a multitude of tours, recording studio work, and professional gigs. He has performed professionally in multiple styles and genres on guitar, keyboards, bass (up-right and electric) mandolin, banjo, and ukulele. Most recently, Eli played on Broadway for VIOLET and FIRST DATE: THE MUSICAL.

Eli has also music directed and orchestrated professional shows in New York and across the US. Eli served as a Producer on the Original Cast Album of GOLDEN BOY OF THE BLUE RIDGE - now available on iTunes and Amazon.com. He also enjoys playing his original compositions and orchestrations with his band: Eli Zoller & The O Pioneer Band. Eli received his BFA from The University of Michigan School of Music.

New York Guitar Teachers offers lessons of all kinds to students of all experience levels- from beginners to seasoned professionals. Extensive knowledge, experience, and versatility help teachers create individual lesson plans for any and all who seek to improve their skills on the guitar. Eli strongly believes in the shared philosophy of his fellow NYVC Associates. That is, that the best learning environment is one full of personal attention, positive encouragement, and is completely free of judgment. Most importantly, Eli believes that learning music (and especially guitar!) should be FUN!