Eliza Waldman

Where she jams: In-home lessons, New York City

What she jams on: Piano, Guitar, Voice, Drum, Ukulele, Bass

Favorite jams: Classical and rock guitar

Ed-jam-ucation: Eliza earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Vassar College and was awarded the Elisabeth Locke scholarship in music. She was a guitar camp speaker and counselor at Hochstein School of Music and Dance, in Rochester, NY, in 2012.

Sweetest jams: Eliza and the Organix, Eliza’a rock band, has toured the East Coast and been featured on more than 115 college radio stations around the US and Canada. You can hear Eliza and the Organix here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5SYhpOGivbE

Eliza’s jam plan: Beyond JWY, Eliza has taught songwriting, guitar, piano, band and more at Meridee Winters School of Music in Ardmore, PA (2013-2015), NYC Rock Camp (2015-2017), Willie Mae Rock Camp (2018), and the Birch Wathen Lenox School (2018-present). She says every child is different, and “finding what makes them most excited about music will help them to grow from there.”