Name: Eli
Where did you study? Lawrence University and the New England Conservatory in Boston
What degree did you obtain: A BM in Piano Performance and a MM in Jazz Studies (Composition).

What are some of your personal musical inspirations?
Alexander Von Schlippenbach Trio: Pakistani Pomade
Gyorgy Ligeti: Atmospheres
King Crimson: Larks' Tongues in Aspic
Anthony Braxton: For Alto
Cecil Taylor: Unit Structures