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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.
On-campus collaboration sparks student composer’s career
Before BAFTA wins and GRAMMY nominations, Austin Wintory was just a Composition student looking to make his mark at USC.
August 21, 2014
Gil Eichenthal, member of the USC Thornton Board of Councilors and a host for Classical KUSC is currently in Harbin, China, covering the newly launched Alice & Eleonore Schoenfeld International String Competition for the station. Held for the first time in 2013 in Hong Kong, the annual competition was established to… read more