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Marcus Smolensky
Adjunct Faculty Music
Phone: 570-372-4281
Email: smolensky@susqu.edu
Office Location: Cunningham Cma

Academic Credentials:
DMA, Rutgers University
MM, Cleveland Institute of Music
BM, Eastman School of Music Univ Rochester

Smolensky, a violist, is a former member of the Rochester Philharmonic, Syracuse Symphony and Harrisburg Symphony. He has been the featured soloist with the Valley Symphony (Edinburg, Texas), the Martinu Philharmonic (Czech Republic), Central Pennsylvania Symphony (Hershey, Pa.), Genesee Symphony (Batavia, N.Y.), the Lowell Philharmonic (Lowell, Mass.), and the University Circle Chamber Orchestra (Cleveland, Ohio).

Smolensky has held teaching positions at Lebanon Valley College, Penn State, and the University of Texas-Pan American. He currently serves on the faculties of Susquehanna University and Bucknell University. His primary teachers include violists William Berman, Francis Tursi, Heidi Castleman and Michael Tree.


  • MUSC-007 String Lesson
  • MUSC-008 String Lesson
  • MUSC-262 Theory IV: Form and Analysis


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