The Hartt School

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The Hartt School
Established 1920
Type School of Music, Dance, and Theatre
Dean (interim) T. Clark Saunders
Location West Hartford, Connecticut, US
Campus Suburban
Affiliations University of Hartford
Website http://www.hartford.edu/hartt

The Hartt School is the comprehensive performing arts conservatory of the University of Hartford located in West Hartford, Connecticut, United States that offers degree programs in music, dance, and theatre. Founded in 1920 by Julius Hartt and Moshe Paranov, Hartt has been part of the University of Hartford since its charter merged the then Hartt College of Music, the Hartford Art School, and Hillyer College to create the University in 1957. Hartt offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in music, dance, and theatre, and associated disciplines. The Hartt Community Division offers a variety of opportunities in music and dance for students of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities.[1]

An Interior view into The Mort and Irma Handel Performing Arts Center (H-PAC) at University of Hartford.

Notable faculty[edit]

The Hartt School's faculty perform, teach, and present all over the country and around the world.[2] Some notable faculty include:

Javon Jackson - Jazz Saxophonist - Chair, Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz www.javonjackson.com

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Coordinates: 41°47′52″N 72°43′05″W / 41.7979°N 72.718°W / 41.7979; -72.718