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Music And Poetry From A Singer In Wales - On Its Way To UTC

Jeremy Huw Williams
Jeremy Huw Williams

Jeremy Huw Williams is a baritone opera singer from Wales.

A vocalist of global renown, he makes himself heard in contemporary classical music.

Next week, Jeremy will perform here on our campus - the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga - at the Cadek Recital Hall on Tuesday, September 19th starting at 7:30 PM.

While at UTC, he will also conduct a masterclass and visit a few classrooms.

I spoke with Jeremy; Dr. Jonathan McNair, the Ruth S. Holmberg Professor of American Music; and Dr. Aaron Shaheen, whose students in his Modern American Literature course will receive the masterclass.

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