Matthew Roche and Esther Kemalyan, both of Lodi, were married in October.
Kemalyan graduated from home school and the University of the Pacific Conservatory of Music. She is an accompanist for the Stockton Chorale and plays keyboards for the Stockton Symphony. She is a piano teacher with her own studio, Esther Kemalyan Roche Piano Studio. She is the daughter of Arlene and Mark Kemalyan, of Acampo.