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Throwback Thursday: Heading to class in Widney Hall
Dedicated in 1880, Widney Hall housed the USC School of Music for almost half of its history.
Current doctoral student Thomas Kotcheff wins 2014 Hermitage Prize
The composition student, who also holds a Masters degree from USC Thornton, has just been awarded the prestigious 2014 Hermitage Prize by the Hermitage Artist Retreat and the Aspen Music Festival and School.
USC Thornton Strings faculty on the magic of a Stradivarius
Margaret Batjer, Midori Goto and Bing Wang shared their love of Stradivarius violins for LACO’s Strad Fest – an event that brought together eight rare Stradivarius violins for the first time ever in Los Angeles in March, 2014.
August 28, 2014
Carlos Rivera, a former DMA candidate in Composition at the USC Thornton School of Music, has recently scored the soundtrack for Universal Pictures’ upcoming release, A Walk Among The Tombstones, starring Liam Neeson. Rivera recently signed with agent Amos Newman at William Morris Endeavor Entertainment (WME), whose clients include Hans… read more