Hartley, Walter

Hartley, Walter

1927 —

WALTER S. HARTLEY was born February 21, 1927 in Washington, DC. (HAPPY BIRTHDAY!) After high school and US Army service, he studied piano, theory and composition at the Eastman School of Music (principally with Bernard Rogers and Howard Hanson) where he received his Ph.D. in 1953. Of several teaching positions since then, the most important have been at the National Music Camp at Interlochen (summers 1956-1964), Davis and Elkins College in Elkins, WV (1958-1969) and State University of New York College at Fredonia (1969-1991), now Professor Emeritus. Read more »

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