Events for Classical Performance

USC Thornton Symphony: Mahler's First

Carl St.Clair leads the USC Thornton Symphony in a work that forever shifted the musical landscape—Gustav Mahler's iconic First Symphony.

USC Thornton Symphony: Prokofiev & Bernstein

Resident conductor Sharon Lavery leads the USC Thornton Symphony in a rousing program featuring Bernstein's Symphonic Dances from West Side Story as well as selections from Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, Suites 1 & 2.

Concerto Night with the USC Thornton Symphony

Guest conductor Andrés Cárdenes, artistic director of the Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic, leads the USC Thornton Symphony in the annual Concerto Night, showcasing three outstanding student soloists.

USC Thornton Chamber Orchestra: Haydn & Ravel

Carl St.Clair leads the USC Thornton Chamber Orchestra in a joyful program, featuring Ravel's Le Tombeau de Couperin and Mother Goose Suite, along with Haydn's sparkling Symphony No. 88.