Faculty

The members of Longy’s faculty are your teachers. But they are also leaders in the musical world, mentors and advisors who will usher you through your time at Longy and into the professional world. Whether you hope to gig, teach, or sit as a member of a professional orchestra, our small classes and expert faculty create a tailored experience for each student at Longy.

Alphabetical listing

Rieko Aizawa, piano, Horszowski Trio
Peter Aldins, music theory
Marielisa Alvarez, teacher education
Mariesther Alvarez, teacher education
Adriana Ausch, Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Anne Azéma, voice, early music
Evan Bennett, composition and theory
Aline Benoit, Teaching Artist Program, mental skills, performance issues

Leo Blanco, Jazz and Contemporary Music, piano, ensembles and improvisation
Jessica Bodner, Visiting Faculty, viola
Laura Bossert, violin, viola
Paul Brust, composition and theory
Dave Bryant, Jazz and Contemporary Music, ensembles

Phoebe Carrai, early music, Baroque cello
Peter Cassino, Jazz and Contemporary Music, piano, improvisation, ensembles

Olivia Cheever, Feldenkrais® Method
Wayman Chin, Dean, piano, chamber music, collaborative piano

Jonathan Cohler, clarinet
Carlos Cordeiro, clarinet
Pamela Dellal, voice, diction, early music topics
Libor Dudas, early music, music history and interdisciplinary studies, voice

Steven Emery, trumpet
Peter Evans, music theory, Jazz and Contemporary Music, literature and materials

Douglas Freundlich, early music, lute
Jeff Galindo, Jazz and Contemporary Music, trombone

Bob Gullotti, Jazz and Contemporary Music, drums

Stephen Hammer, early music, Baroque oboe
Aaron Helgeson, composition
Jane Hershey, early music, viola da gamba
Hugh Hinton, piano
Benjamin Hochman, piano, (on leave 2016 - 2017)
Robert Honeysucker, opera, voice
Greg Hopkins, Jazz and Contemporary Music, trumpet

Eiko Ishizuka, Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Isaiah Jackson, music history and interdisciplinary studies

Terry King, cello
Amy Beth Kirsten, composition and theory
Ndindi Kitonga, Master of Arts in Teaching program, Los Angeles
Charlie Kohlhase, Jazz and Contemporary Music, ensembles

Andrew Kozar, trumpet
Mark Lakirovich, violin, viola

William Lang, trombone
Ginny Latts, Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Laurie Lausche, Master of Arts in Teaching program, Los Angeles
Ludmilla Lifson, piano, (on leave 2016 - 2017)
Sonja Lindblad, early music, recorder
Na'ama Lion, early music, Baroque flute
John Lockwood, Jazz and Contemporary Music, bass

Elizabeth Lurie, Dalcroze Eurhythmics

Dana Maiben, early music, Baroque Violin
Paula Majerfeld, viola, violin
James Markey, trombone
Robert Merfeld, piano, collaborative piano

Nando Michelin, ensembles
Jesse Mills, violin, Horszowski Trio
Brian Moll, collaborative piano, piano, voice

Laurie Monahan, early music, voice

Vivian Montgomery, early music, harpsichord
Jorge Montilla, clarinet
Adrian Morejon, bassoon
Joe Morris, Jazz and Contemporary Music, guitar

John Morrison, composition and theory
Spencer Myer, piano, collaborative piano
Marco Natoli, Italian
Dr. Osnat Netzer, composition and theory
Karen Oosterbaan, Alexander Technique
Kevin Owen, french horn
Ken Pierce, early music, period dance
Kenneth Radnofsky, saxophone
Will Riley, guitar
Logan Robertson, Master of Arts in Teaching program, Los Angeles
Donna Roll, opera
Gonzalo Ruiz, early music, oboe
Karyl Ryczek, Assistant Dean, voice
Andrew Schwartz, early music, Baroque bassoon
Ben Schwendener, Jazz and Contemporary Music, theory

Robert Sheena, oboe, english horn
Jorge Soto, Sistema Side by Side; guest conductor, LCO
Stan Strickland, Jazz and Contemporary Music, saxophone, flute

Jane Struss, music history and interdisciplinary studies

Angel Subero, trombone
Anne Trout, early music, Baroque bass, violone

Melissa Tucker, Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Ryan Turner, early music, voice
Jeremy Van Buskirk, music theory
, composition, electronic music
Steve Venz, Master of Arts in Teaching program, Los Angeles
Adrienne Walzer, Master of Arts in Teaching program, Los Angeles
Sean Yung-Hsiang Wang, violin, early music, LCO conductor
Jayne West, voice
Shai Wosner, piano
Noriko Yasuda, opera, collaborative piano
Esther Ning Yau, collaborative piano
Sylvie Zakarian, Jazz and Contemporary Music, percussion

Mark Zaleski, Jazz and Contemporary Music, saxophone
Karen Zorn, President, piano