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Meet Our Dean

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Dean Larry Alan Smith

Composer, conductor, pianist, educator, arts executive, poet, and writer, Larry Alan Smith has been a part of the University of Hartford community since 1990. He led The Hartt School as dean from 1990–97, during which time he transformed the School through the addition and integration of dance and theatre programs. He currently is professor of music composition at The Hartt School in addition to serving as curator of the School’s prestigious Richard P. Garmany Chamber Music Series.

Many of today’s outstanding soloists, chamber ensembles, and orchestras have performed and commissioned Smith’s music. He studied in Paris with Nadia Boulanger and graduated from The Juilliard School as a student of Vincent Persichetti.

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Fuller Music Center, 2nd Floor
Room 203

Dean's Office

Larry Alan Smith
Dean; Professor of Composition; Curator of Garmany Chamber Music Series
Music Composition
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Priscilla Mulvaney
Executive Assistant to the The Hartt School Dean
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David C. Bell
Associate Dean
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Noah Blocker-Glynn
Associate Dean, Admission and Pre-College & Continuing Education
Hartt Admission

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Robert H. Davis
Professor of Theatre, Associate Dean For Evaluation & Student Success

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Donna Menhart
Associate Dean for Programs and Academic Innovation & Associate Professor of Ear Training
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