Faculty & Staff
Adjunct Faculty Music
Office Location: Cunningham Cma
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