Music Industry


The USC Thornton Music Industry program prepares students to succeed in a rapidly evolving industry largely based in the Los Angeles area. It offers an unparalleled education, blending academics, practical knowledge and hands-on experience for those seeking a career in all facets of the music business, including: artist management, the record industry, music publishing, radio, music instrument manufacturing and distribution, live promotion and production, and arts management. Students are mentored by faculty that include current and former industry professionals such as Mark Goldstein, Kenneth Lopez, Paul Young, Dax Kimbrough and others.

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Vivian Wang

Amplify names Vivian Wang one of “16 To Watch in 2016”

January 27, 2016

USC Thornton Music Industry faculty member Vivian Wang was profiled recently by Amplify as part of the publication’s “16 To Watch in 2016” series. The series served as a guide to “fast-rising stars in the entertainment industry.” Wang was selected for her work as head of Venue Event Services at… read more

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