Eli studied piano and composition at Berklee College of Music and was mentored by Broadway orchestrator Larry Blank (The Producers, The Drowsy Chaperone). He’s written a musical comedy with composer Henry Krieger (Dreamgirls, Side Show), which has been published by Broadway Licensing. He is currently adapting The Exorcist into an operetta.
Broadway World Toronto
“Pasic's lyrics...are decidedly contemporary, by which I mean they would make Mr. Porter blush and Mr. Loesser laugh till he cried.”
"First-rate lyricists are difficult to come by— then along comes Mr. Pasic. A brilliant breath of fresh air!"
The Yip Harburg Foundation
“Being exposed to Yip’s rhyming, I’ve grown to appreciate that skill in others, and to paraphrase
Mama Rose, ‘Ya either got it or ya ain’t’—and Eli’s got it.”