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Hartt Celebrates Paranov Day on October 19

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Experience The Hartt School in a variety of ways at a school-wide open house with participatory activities including workshops, presentations, rehearsals, and informal performances around campus.

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UHart Students Continue the Pandora Challenge

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University of Hartford students continue to create, launch, market, and optimize playlists that drive awareness to the Dear Jack Foundation in the Real Industry Pandora Challenge.  Read More

Hartt Joins USA Schools of Music Asia Tour


This October, Hartt joins the USA Schools of Music Asia Tour. Joint auditions with Oberlin Conservatory of Music, San Franciso Conservatory of Music, and Mannes School of Music will take place in Seoul, Taipei, Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Shanghai, and Beijing.  Read More

Jamaal Fields-Green MT ’18 Joins the Chicago Cast of Hamilton

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Music Theatre alumnus Jamaal Fields-Green ‘18 has landed the roles of John Laurens/Philip Hamilton in the Chicago case of Hamilton playing at the CIBC Theatre.

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Larry Alan Smith Appointed Dean of The Hartt School


Larry Alan Smith has been named dean of the University of Hartford’s The Hartt School. He will begin his appointment on Aug. 16.  Read More

Opportunities to engage with Hartt faculty this summer

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View dates and locations where Hartt Faculty members will be performing and teaching this summer!  Read More

2018 Hartt Alumni Award Presented to Percussionist Shane Shanahan


The University of Hartford’s The Hartt School has named percussionist Shane Shanahan MM’98 as the recipient of the 2018 Hartt Alumni Award. The award will be presented to Shanahan, who received his Master of Music degree from The Hartt School in 1998, during Commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 20, 2018.  Read More

University of Hartford Approves Accelerated College Opportunity for Hartt Preparatory Academy

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The University of Hartford’s Hartt Preparatory Academy (HPA) is an innovative new program launched by The Hartt School Community Division (HCD) that allows high school students to start collegiate-level music study in their junior year of high school.  Read More

Actor Training Students Study With Well-Known Directors on Campus and Abroad

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Billy Saunders Jr. ’17 says it was a rewarding experience to work with the renowned British director and actor Peter Craze, who brought The Picture of Dorian Gray to the London stage last year.  Read More

Hartt School Musicians May Perform in a Living Room Near You


Students in the University of Hartford’s The Hartt School are bringing live musical performances to family living rooms as part of an initiative called Hartt@Home.  Read More