Neil Z is a music creator, musician (guitar, ukulele, bass, vocals, some keys and percussion), recording engineer and producer, and guitar instructor. Originally hailing from New York, he is now proudly based in Port St Lucie, FL USA.


Neil creates music for film, T.V., and advertisingHis music has been featured on ABC, NBC, Bravo, Lifetime, BET, Nickelodeon, USA Network, ABC Family, HGTV, Nick at Nite, Game Show Network and other cable TV channels.

His compositions and recordings encompass multiple genres, including rock (indie, retro, alternative, orchestrated, acoustic - all in male & female vocal and/or instrumental), ukulele based instrumental (pop, world), female vocal ukulele pop, both instrumental and vocal, and more. 

Under the name "Land and Z", Neil collaborates with award-winning composer The Land of Deborah.


Neil currently performs LIVE with:

  • Brightenstar, a male/female musical duo performing pop and rock cover songs, with a hint of country, and even some original tunes
  • Neil Z, a "solo band" playing rock favorites
  • Land and Z, performing original music
  • Pairadeux, a 70's/80's/90's cover song duo

Neil formerly performed LIVE with:

  • The Jay and Neil Show, a rock duo who played an eclectic selection spanning generations, from the Beatles to Coldplay

Click the band names to visit band Web sites or get more info.


Via his company Getting It Better Music, Neil teaches all levels of guitar.