Incoming Robert Mann Chair in Strings and Chamber Music Glenn Dicterow gives final NY Phil performances.read more
On Route 66, the asphalt and digital highways meet
This summer, Bruce Forman, jazz guitarist and an assistant professor at the USC Thornton School of Music, will embark upon an extraordinary tour of the United States with his band, Cow Bop.
Andrew Norman finds rewards in risk-taking
The composer, alumnus and current faculty member credits USC Thornton for providing him with the confidence to push the boundaries of his craft.
Young Guru returns as USC Thornton artist-in-residence
The successful sound engineer, music producer and DJ served as Artist-in-Residence during the 2013-2014 school year and was so inspired by the experience, he’s decided to return to campus this fall.
July 23, 2014
USC Thornton Vocal Arts faculty and musical director of the USC Thornton Opera Brent McMunn earned rave reviews for his conducting of Strauss’s Ariadne auf Naxos at Opera Theater of Pittsburgh’s Summerfest. The Pittsburgh Tribute noted that McMunn “conducted a superb performance” and “was impressive technically,” while the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette called the opera an”exhilarating theatrical experience.” […]