Our Partnerships

Longy creates extraordinary performing, teaching, and career opportunities for our students⁠ through our partnerships. Our current and ongoing project collaborators include:

Professional Arts Organizations
From early music to jazz & contemporary

See also our artists and ensembles in residence.

Educational Partners
Music careers are multifaceted–our students gain valuable first-hand teaching experience in a variety of settings.

  • Boston Public Schools
  • Boston String Academy
  • Bridge Boston Charter School
  • Bridge to Everywhere
  • Cambridge Children’s Choirs (of Boston City Singers)
  • Cambridge Public Schools
  • Conservatory Lab Charter School
  • El Sistema Somerville
  • Harmony Program, NY
  • Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA)
  • Kids 4 Harmony (of 18 Degrees, Berkshire County)
  • Margarita Muñiz Academy
  • OrchKids, Baltimore
  • Somerville Public Schools
  • Youth & Family Enrichment Services

Music as Healing Arts Partners
Healthcare and care-giving environments

Longy further helps students make a meaningful life in music with “Music as a Healing Art” courses and a Certified Music Practitioner® program, in conjunction with Music for Healing and Transition Program, Inc.™ (MHTP).

Music as a Healing Art Class Performance Sites:

  • The Cambridge Homes
  • Neville Place
  • Norfolk Congregate Housing
  • Providence House
  • Youville House

Certified Music Practitioner® Candidate Practicum Sites:

  • Mount Auburn Hospital
  • Brockton VA Medical Center
  • Carlton-Willard Village
  • Dana Farber Cancer Institute
  • Lemuel Shattuck Hospital
  • Spaulding Rehab in Cambridge