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Matthew Hoch and Jeremy Samolesky will perform in a faculty recital on Thursday, Sept. 22, at 7:30 p.m. in Goodwin Recital Hall.

Matthew Hoch is associate professor of voice at Auburn University, where he teaches applied voice, diction, vocal literature courses and serves as coordinator of the voice area. He has appeared as an oratorio soloist, recitalist and chamber musician throughout the United States and as a soloist with many professional ensembles, including the Oregon Bach Festival, the Santa Fe Desert Chorale, the Vox Consort, Harmonie Universelle, the Hartford, Rome, Nashua Symphony Orchestras, the Atlanta Baroque Orchestra and the United States Coast Guard Chamber Players. He also has had considerable experience as a professional chorister, performing with all-professional ensembles such as the Spoleto Festival Choir in Italy, Conspirare and the Carnegie Hall Choral Workshops.

Jeremy Samolesky, a native of Manitoba, Canada, serves as associate professor of piano at Auburn University, where he teaches piano and serves as piano area coordinator. Known for his passion for both solo and collaborative performances, Samolesky has appeared in concert as soloist and chamber pianist throughout North America, South America, Europe and Asia, including a full recital at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., which was broadcasted nationally on National Public Radio’s “Performance Today.”

Advanced tickets can be purchased for $10 by visiting the website and following prompts to purchase event tickets. Students, faculty and guests can also purchase tickets beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Goodwin Hall. Tickets are $5 for students with a valid student ID, and only one ticket may be purchased per student. For general admission, including university faculty and staff, tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. Children younger than age 6 are admitted free of charge. The doors will open at 7 p.m. Those interested should purchase an advanced ticket or arrive early; the department anticipates selling all 220 available seats in the recital hall.

For more information on performers and program information, visit the website, email or call 844-4165.