The Piatigorsky International Cello Festival is coming soon. May 13 through May 22, 2016.learn more
Thornton’s Board of Councilors Mentorship Program has lasting influence on students like Alison Maggart and alums like Carlos Rivera who developed friendships with BOC members MaryAnn Bonino and Randy Newman.
USC Thornton in Studio A
On a Saturday in February, legendary recording engineer and record producer Al Schmitt sat at the massive mixing board in Studio A at Capitol Records in Hollywood to record with students from the USC Thornton School of Music.
Five Questions: Bob Mintzer
Saxophonist, composer, arranger, band-leader and USC Thornton Jazz Studies chair Bob Minzter offers insight into his teaching philosophy and musical roots.
April 1, 2015
USC Thornton Keyboard Studies faculty Norman Krieger was a featured soloist with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, performing Beethoven’s “Emperor” piano concerto in two concerts on March 27 and 28. A reviewer for the Buffalo News noted that “Krieger, at the piano, showed a special gift for the rapturous melody lines… read more