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Television performance gives student a global audience
When she appeared on CTTV’s Chinese New Year Gala, masters student Zizhu Zhao found herself performing for an audience six times that of the Super Bowl.
USC Thornton Strings faculty to be recognized by YMF
USC Professor Emerita Alice Shoenfeld and incoming Robert Mann Chair in Strings and Chamber Music Glenn Dicterow will participate in the organization’s upcoming gala.
Student turns class project into business venture
After working in a cruise ship band, Studio/Jazz Guitar major Matt Cohen was inspired to use a USC Thornton course to develop an online portfolio showcasing his skills as a sideman.
February 26, 2014
Winds and Percussion faculty H. Robert Reynolds was awarded the “Lifetime Achievement Award” by the College Band Directors’ National Association in December 2013. Reynolds was called a “visionary” who helped transform the world of collegiate bands and was noted for his ability to inspire countless musicians through his thoughtful, passionate teaching.
This track is from the album Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1 and is available for purchase on CD Baby.