Alumni Benefits

Admissions Application Fee Discount

Upon request, former students who apply for additional programs at MSM will receive a discounted application fee of $50, a 60% discount of the regular rate.

Myers Recording Studio Discounts

Manhattan School of Music’s Charles Myers Recording Studio provides year-round audio and video recording services to students, faculty, staff, alumni, and members of the community at large. As an MSM alum, take advantage of significant discounts offered on private audio and HD video recording session rates. Recording sessions can be booked in the Studio’s digital multi-track facility, Myers Recording Studio, or in many of the performance venues at MSM. HD video recording sessions are currently available in Miller Recital Hall and Mikowsky Recital Hall only.

Myers Recording Studio also houses the extensive audio archive of MSM school concerts, copies of which alumni may purchase for their own personal use (if they were the performers or composers of the requested pieces).

For more information about MSM’s Charles Myers Recording Studio, click here

Alumni Recording Session Rates:

Standard Stereo Audio Recording Session: $100/hour
Includes one CD master of all recorded takes from the session

Multi-track Audio Recording Session: $125/hour
Includes one CD master of all recorded takes from the session plus audio files (.wav) of each recorded microphone track

HD Video + Audio Recording Session: $150/hour
Includes 1080p HD video files (.mp4) and audio files (.wav) of all complete takes from the session delivered via digital
download. Available in Miller Recital Hall and Mikowsky Recital Hall only.

Editing Session with Engineer: $85/hour

Multi-track Audio Mixing Session: $150/hour
by special request only


Additional fees may apply for recording projects that are intended for commercial release as determined by the Dean of Distance Learning and Recording Arts.

TheaterMania's Gold Club - 
MSM Alumni Rate

A new opportunity is available for you to get access to TheaterMania's Gold Club, a ticket and events club offering great value, early access and exclusive offers to complimentary and discounted tickets to hundreds of shows and events in NYC. Click Here to Sign Up Now

What is the Gold Club?
Gold Club members may reserve tickets all year long to numerous events: shows on- and off- Broadway, concerts and dance performances, museums, film screenings, and sporting events at major NYC venues, with new and diverse offerings added daily. An active Gold Club member can see a different show every night of the week!'

Most offers are complimentary, and available for only a $4.50 service fee per ticket. Certain premium shows, while not complimentary, are deeply discounted.

An annual membership includes either two or four tickets for every show/event offered. And by joining through this offer you save 40% off the regular price.
• Standard 2 ticket annual membership: $59 ($99 regular price)
• Premium 4 ticket annual membership: $100 ($169 regular price)

Health and Wellness

The Center for the Performing Artist: Weill Cornell Medical College invites Manhattan School of Music alumni in need of medical care to contact the Center for the Performing Artist.  The Center's multidisciplinary team of medical specialists has particular expertise and experience evaluating and treating the performing artist.  When an individual calls the Center, a dedicated care coordinator will identify the appropriate specialist; help schedule all medical appointments, tests, and procedures; and arrange for any referrals.  This is a free-of-charge service designed to ensure that you are connected with the physician that best meets your medical needs at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center.  It is the Center’s priority to connect you to a Weill Cornell provider who participates in-network with your insurance.  For more information, contact Nancy Amigron, Program Coordinator, at (646) 962-5441.

Practice and Rehearsal Rooms

Please note that due to space constraints, we are unable to extend practice room or rehearsal room privileges to alumni.  Please call the Alumni Engagement Office if you would like a list of other New York City venues that can provide practice rooms.