Ellie Glorioso is an American cellist and registered Suzuki cello teacher. Glorioso is passionate about teaching children how to be outstanding global citizens and pursue excellence in all areas of life. She not only teaches in the Cleveland Institute of Music’s Sato Center for Suzuki Studies, drawing students from all around greater Cleveland, but has a flourishing home studio and regularly travels to Zimbabwe with the Cleveland Music Exchange to offer music lessons, workshops and concerts to locals in the area. 


  • BM, Butler University
  • MM, Cleveland Institute of Music
  • Studied with Sharon Robinson and William Grubb

Teaching Experience

  • Co-founder, Cleveland Harare Music Exchange
  • Home studio