Events for Keyboard Studies

Music@RushHour: Music of Poland

Piano and choral students team with USC's Polish Music Center to perform music by Chopin, Louis Lewandowski, Ignatz Waghalter, Grzegorz Fitelberg, Moritz Moszkowski, and more — with special guests from Kraków, the Polish Chamber Music Society. Relax and skip the traffic with a free concert of music by USC Thornton students, followed by complimentary refreshments.

Music@RushHour: Music of France

The talented students of Thornton's Keyboard Studies program present a program of French favorites. Relax and skip the traffic with a free concert of music by USC Thornton students, followed by complimentary refreshments.

Music@RushHour: The Music of Isaac Albéniz

Thornton DMA candidates Isaac Friedhoff, piano, and Jaxon Williams, classical guitar, team up to present a program celebrating Spanish pianist and composer Isaac Albéniz. Enjoy Albéniz’ music on the instrument it was written for and also the instrument it’s most often played on. The program will feature selections from his Suite Iberia and Suite Española. Relax and skip the traffic with a free concert of music by USC Thornton students, followed by complimentary refreshments.

Music@RushHour: Living Composers for Piano

Thornton Keyboard Studies students present a program of compelling works by contemporary composers. Relax and skip the traffic with a free concert of music by USC Thornton students, followed by complimentary refreshments.

Keyboard Studies: Concerto Competition Finals

Selected student finalists from the Keyboard Studies department perform before a panel of guest adjudicators in this popular competition finale.