Longy is proud to have been a part of your life. Whether you are a recent graduate or attended Longy many years ago, we would love to hear from you about how your Longy experience has influenced your life and your musical endeavors. As we celebrate the school's centennial, we are also celebrating our alumni and their contributions to music and society.



Alumni in the News

David Hurtado, '13 

March 15, 2016 - Hurtado is doing great work with his students in Lawrence High School's String Orchestra, receiving a special visit and performance with El Sistema advocate Jamie Bernstein. 

Bernstein's legacy: Famed conductor's daughter talks to Lawrence students about power of music - The Eagle-Tribune

Melissa Carubia, '06 

February 18, 2016 - T: An MBTA Musical, for which Carubia composed the music and lyrics, returns to the stage. 

A musical about the T is returning to ImprovBoston (Finally, an MBTA experience people will actually enjoy) -

Ann Moss, '02 

October 16, 2015 - Sporano Ann Moss and violist Justin Ouellet '15 return to Longy to perform in the Centennial Gessner-Schocken Concert, featuring works by Vartan Aghagabibian, Boston University faculty and Longy alumnus '02.

Zoe Kumagai, MAT '15 

August 27, 2015 - Kumagai is making a mark teaching at Veterans Elementary School in Chula Vista, CA, where the school district has significantly expanded its arts programs. She was hired for the job directly after graduating from Longy's Master of Arts in Teaching program in Los Angeles. 

Chula Vista schools making $15M investment in arts education - KPCC, Southern California Public Radio

Mahan Esfahani, '06

June 12, 2015 - Harpsichordist and Longy alum Esfahani discusses his new album, Time Present and Time Past, with All Things Considered host Robert Siegel on NPR. 

How To Annoy Your Dad: Play The Harpsichord – NPR

Nadia Schpachenko-Gottesman, '97

December 14, 2015 - Schpachenko's most recent album, Woman at the New Piano: American Music of 2013, earned three Grammy nominations.

Schpachenko brings strength to wide range of living composers - New York Classical Review

Ethan Sagin, '15 

March 2, 2016 - Thomson Street Opera Company "Starting even before rehearsals for the season begin, Ethan Sagin's role as Production Manager ensures that everyone is in the right place, at the right time, doing the right thing. Without him, we would be awash in a sea of disorganization!"

For Alumni

Alumni Benefits

To receive many of the benefits available to Longy alumni, you will need a Longy Alumni identification card. Please contact the Office of Communications at communications(at) for more information.

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Longy alumni are eligible for the following:

Subscription to Longy Newsletters

Receive details about upcoming events at Longy each month, as well as quarterly updates full of the latest news and information. To update your email address, please contact communications(at)

Interested in becoming a mentor?

Sign up to be paired up with an incoming student and be their guide as they join the Longy community.  After taking a quick survey, you'll be matched with an incoming student with similar interests and meet with them virtually to share your experience at Longy as well as living in Boston/Cambridge.  



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Access and borrowing privileges for Longy's Bakalar Music Library

Library borrowing privileges are available to alumni who reside in the Greater Boston Area and whose library accounts are in good standing. Please contact Roy Rudolph, Library Director (roy.rudolph(at), to make an appointment.

Please note that library privileges expire at the end of each semester (Fall, Spring, Summer) and need to be renewed in person. The Longy Alumni ID card must be presented when checking out library materials.

Discount on concert space rentals. 
Alumni are eligible for discounts on renting performing space at Longy. Please email charles.clark(at) if you are interested in receiving pre-booking materials for next season.

Discounted annual membership fee for Zipcar

Alumni are eligible to receive a discount off the yearly membership fee. Visit to sign up.