On Friday, Dec. 12, the USC Thornton School of Music celebrates the final Charles Dickens Dinner and the lasting legacy of 28 years of philanthropy. Titled Remembering Dickens Past, the event will take place at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel on Friday, Dec. 12, at 6:30 p.m. For its final installment, the Dickens Dinner will honor […]
This November, the USC Thornton School of Music will unveil the West Coast premiere of The English Cat — a 1983 opera by famed 20th-century composer Hans Werner Henze that features a libretto by controversial British playwright Edward Bond. Download Media Image Download the Press Release
Andrew Lowy (MM, ’13), who studied under USC Thornton faculty member Yehuda Gilad, was recently awarded the position of second E-flat clarinet with the celebrated orchestra. Download the Press Release
USC Thornton School of Music named a premiere partner in New World Symphony’s MUSAIC – a 21st century online community for classical music
The University of Southern California Thornton School of Music was named a premiere partner in New World Symphony’s exciting new digital initiative, MUSAIC, which launched this week. The program brings together the world’s finest music institutions in a digital initiative that enhances music understanding for students, musicians and audiences worldwide. Download the Press Release
Classical KUSC’s Gail Eichenthal is in Harbin, China, and will be covering the newly launched Alice & Eleonore Schoenfeld International String Competition for the station. View the press release here.
The USC Thornton School of Music’s Popular Music Program will showcase multi-talented USC Thornton students and alumni Aug. 17 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the 5 Towers stage on Universal CityWalk. The free event, part of the Hollywood venue’s Music Spotlight Series, features performers representing a diverse selection of styles and musical genres, including […]
Glenn Dicterow, incoming Robert Mann Chair in Strings and Chamber Music at the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music, will give his final performances as concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic from June 24 through June 28, 2014, joining pianist Yefim Bronfman and Principal Cello Carter Brey for Beethoven’s Triple Concerto. Download the […]
Faculty and alumni from the USC Thornton School of Music Classical Guitar program are among the invited guests and performers at the 2014 Guitar Foundation of America (GFA) Convention, which will take place June 20-25 at California State University, Fullerton.
The University of Southern California will launch its new Arts Leadership Program (ARTL) on Thursday, April 24, with an evening lecture and performance by Kronos Quartet, one of the world’s most innovative performance ensembles. The group will join ARTL program director Kenneth Foster, former executive director of San Francisco’s acclaimed Yerba Buena Center for the […]
The University of Southern California has been named the first official university affiliate of The GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE, it was announced today. This new partnership emerged out of a longstanding relationship with the USC Thornton School of Music. As a GRAMMY Museum university affiliate, USC will have access to GRAMMY Museum content for […]