Renowned Guitar Player Returns to SUNY Oneonta

Matt Hogan ’98 will return to the SUNY Oneonta campus in April 2016 to be inducted into the Music Hall of Fame. Hogan, whose studio work is in demand, has played with Miley Cyrus, Bruce Springsteen, and Ashley Tisdale. He has opened for bands including the Dave Matthews Band, Snoop Dogg, and Buckcherry. More information about his work is available on his website:

The SUNY Oneonta Music Hall of Fame has honored diverse musicians like electronica DJ Chris Manik ’07, composer George E. Boziwick ’76, and Metropolitan Opera Music Librarian Rosemary Summers ’77.

“We are thrilled that Matt could return to campus to inspire and delight current music students,” says Professor Colby Thomas. “We couldn’t be more proud of his success.”

The public will have two opportunities to hear and meet Hogan:  At the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m. in Fine Arts 201. At 7:30 p.m., Matt will sit in during the Jam Band’s final showcase of the semester in the same room.  And playing with the SUNY Oneonta Funk Band at the Oak on Wednesday, April 27 at 10:30 p.m.

For more information or to arrange an interview, contact Colby Thomas 607-436-2298.