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Mary Simoni is a composer, author, teacher, pianist, consultant, administrator, and amateur photographer. She is currently the Dean of Humanities, Arts & Sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Professor Emerita, Performing Arts Technology at the University of Michigan.
Her music and multimedia works have been performed in Asia, Europe, and throughout the United States and have been recorded by Centaur Records, the Leonardo Music Journal published by the MIT Press, and the International Computer Music Association. She is the recipient of the Prize in Composition by the ArtNET Virtual Museum and named semi-finalist for the American Prize in Composition-Chamber Music. Her music is frequently recognized by Vox Novus.