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

Daniel Acsadi, Strings - Guitar
Rieko Aizawa, Piano, Horszowski Trio
Ole Akahoshi, Strings - Cello
Peter Aldins, Composition and Theory
Marielisa Alvarez, Sistema Side by Side
Mariesther Alvarez, Sistema Side by Side
Leslie Amper, Piano (Leave of Absence)
Adriana Ausch, Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Anne Azéma, Historical Performance - Voice; Vocal Performance
Evan Bennett, Composition and Theory
Aline Benoit, Mind/Body - Mental Skills, Performance Issues
Sara Bielanski, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Voice
Leo Blanco, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Piano, Ensembles, Improvisation
Jessica Bodner, Visiting Faculty, Strings - Viola
Laura Bossert, Strings - Violin; Viola
Paul Brust, Composition and Theory
Dave Bryant, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Ensembles
Phoebe Carrai, Historical Performance - Baroque Cello
Peter Cassino, Department Chair; Jazz and Contemporary Music - Piano, Ensembles, Improvisation
Olivia Cheever, Feldenkrais® Method
Wayman Chin, Dean; Collaborative Piano; Piano
Jonathan Cohler, Woodwinds - Clarinet
Carlos Cordeiro, Woodwinds - Clarinet
Carley DeFranco, Sistema Side by Side
Pascale Delache-Feldman, Strings - Double Bass
Pamela Dellal, Historical Performance - Topic Classes; Opera - Diction; Vocal Performance - Diction;
Libor Dudas, Historical Performance - Harpsichord; Interdisciplinary Studies; Organ; Vocal Performance - Opera Workshop
Steven Emery, Brass - Trumpet
Thomas Enman, Opera - Music Director
Peter Evans, Composition and Theory; Jazz and Contemporary Music - Composition, Literature and Materials
Jay Flood, Composition and Theory - Film Music
Clint Foreman, Woodwinds - Flute
Douglas Freundlich, Historical Performance - Lute
Jeffrey Gavett, Opera; Vocal Performance
Bob Gullotti, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Drums
Stephen Hammer, Historical Performance - Baroque Oboe
Aaron Helgeson, Composition and Theory (Leave of Absence)
Jane Hershey, Historical Performance - Viola da Gamba
Hugh Hinton, Piano
Benjamin Hochman, Piano (Leave of Absence)
Greg Hopkins, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Trumpet
Franziska Huhn, Strings - Harp
Philip Hyman, Teaching Artistry
Greg Ingles, Historical Performance – Sackbut
Eiko Ishizuka, Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Solomiya Ivakhiv, Strings - Violin
Isaiah Jackson, Music History and Interdisciplinary Studies
Terry King, Strings - Cello
Amy Beth Kirsten, Composition and Theory
Ndindi Kitonga, Master of Arts in Teaching in Los Angeles
Charlie Kohlhase, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Ensembles

Andrew Kozar, Acting Department Chair; Brass - Trumpet
Mark Lakirovich, Acting Department Chair; Strings - Violin; Viola
William Lang, Brass - Trombone
Ginny Latts, Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Laurie Lausche, Master of Arts in Teaching in Los Angeles
Sonja Lindblad, Historical Performance - Recorder
Na'ama Lion, Historical Performance - Baroque Flute
John Lockwood, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Upright/Electric Bass, Ensembles
Elizabeth Lurie, Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Dana Maiben, Historical Performance - Baroque Violin
Paula Majerfeld, Strings - Violin, Viola
Carol Mastrodomenico, Opera; Vocal Performance
Robert Merfeld, Collaborative Piano; Piano
Nando Michelin, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Ensembles
Jesse Mills, Strings - Violin, Horszowski Trio
Brian Moll, Department Chair; Collaborative Piano; Piano; Vocal Performance - Art Song Literature
Laurie Monahan, Historical Performance - Voice
Vivian Montgomery, Historical Performance - Harpsichord
Adrian Morejon, Woodwinds - Bassoon
John Morrison, Composition and Theory
Vanessa Breault Mulvey, Woodwinds - Flute
Spencer Myer, Collaborative Piano; Piano
Marco Natoli, Interdisciplinary Studies - Italian
Dr. Osnat Netzer, Composition and Theory
Michael Norsworthy, Woodwinds - Clarinet
Karen Oosterbaan, Mind/Body - Alexander Technique
Kevin Owen, Brass - French Horn
Sergio Pallottelli, Woodwinds - Flute
Ken Pierce, Historical Performance - Period Dance
Kenneth Radnofsky, Woodwinds - Saxophone
Will Riley, Strings - Guitar
Aristides Rivas, Strings - Cello
Logan Robertson, Master of Arts in Teaching in Los Angeles
Donna Roll, Department Chair; Opera; Vocal Performance
Gonzalo Ruiz, Historical Performance - Oboe; Woodwinds - Oboe
Karyl Ryczek, Assistant Dean; Department Chair; Opera; Vocal Performance
Andrew Schwartz, Historical Performance - Baroque Bassoon
Ben Schwendener, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Composition and Theory
Peter Serkin, Distinguished Artist in Residence - Piano
Robert Sheena, Woodwinds - Oboe, English Horn
Jason Snider, Brass - French Horn
James Sommerville, Brass - French Horn
Jorge Soto, Sistema Side by Side; Guest Conductor - Longy Conservatory Orchestra
Kyle Spraker, Teaching Artistry
Stan Strickland, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Flute, Saxophone
Jane Struss, Music History and Interdisciplinary Studies
Angel Subero, Brass - Trombone
Cobus du Toit, Woodwinds - Flute
Anne Trout, Historical Performance - Baroque Bass/Violone
Melissa Tucker, Dalcroze Eurhythmics
Ryan Turner, Historical Performance - Voice; Opera; Vocal Performance
Nicholas Tzavaras, Strings - Cello
Jeremy Van Buskirk, Acting Department Chair; Composition and Theory, Electronic Music; Chamber Music
Alexander Velinzon, Orchestral Studies
Steve Venz, Master of Arts in Teaching in Los Angeles
Mikhail Veselov, Strings - Cello
Keisuke Wakao, Woodwinds - Oboe
Adrienne Walzer, Master of Arts in Teaching in Los Angeles
Sean Yung-Hsiang Wang, Acting Department Chair; Music Director - Longy Conservatory Orchestra; Historical Performance - Violin; Strings - Violin
Jayne West, Opera; Vocal Performance
Anna Marie Williams, Strings - Violin
Robert Willoughby, Woodwinds - Flute
Shai Wosner, Piano
Noriko Yasuda, Collaborative Piano; Opera - Coach
Esther Ning Yau, Collaborative Piano
Mark Zaleski, Jazz and Contemporary Music - Saxophone; Woodwinds - Saxophone
Karen Zorn, President; Piano