Events for Keyboard Studies

Music@RushHour: Lisztomania Part I

Students from USC Thornton's Keyboard Studies program present the first in a three-part concert series dedicated to the music of Franz Liszt. Don't miss the virtuosic musings of one of the instrument's most famous composers! Relax and skip the traffic with a free performance by USC Thornton students. Stick around and meet the musicians at a reception following the concert.

Thornton Edge

The USC Thornton Edge, the new music group led by Donald Crockett, presents a program of recent music from the United States, including Lightenings by Thornton alumna Elizabeth Ogonek, and music for large ensemble by David Dzubay.

USC Thornton Baroque Sinfonia: Music from the Golden Age of Spain

The USC Thornton Baroque Sinfonia explores the secular and sacred in 17th-century Spanish music, featuring rousing and rustic villançicos led by Rotem Gilbert. This event is co-produced with the USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute.

Sounds of the Season: A Scholarship Gala

Celebrate the holidays in style with our annual gala concert, featuring 250 singers and instrumentalists ringing in the season with carols and songs, in support of scholarships for USC Thornton's most talented students. An optional, pre-concert dinner at the USC University Club will take place at 5PM, before the gala concert, for an additional fee.