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Mathes Hall Auditorium, Mathes Hall, East Tennessee State University
Classical musicians RYU GOTO and CHIH-LONG HU will perform in concert at East Tennessee State University on Saturday, September 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the Mathes Hall Auditorium. Ryu Goto made his concert debut at the age of seven, playing all of Paganini's Violin Concerto No.1 at the Pacific Music Festival in Sapporo, Japan. In May 2010, Ryu Goto gave his debut at Carnegie Hall, and his violin is the 1715 Stradivarius, known both as the 'Ex-Pierre Rode' and the 'Duke of Cambridge'. Chih-long Hu joined the ETSU faculty in 2006, and he took second prize at the International Russian Music Piano Competition in San Jose California. The concert is sponsored by ETSU’s Mary B. Martin School of the Arts and the Department of Music. Information and tickets are available by contacting 423-439-TKTS (8587) or firstname.lastname@example.org.