Classroom Audio/Visual Support

Thornton Technology supports and maintains the audio/visual equipment in our classrooms.

We place priority on support for classroom instruction. For immediate assistance, please contact Technology Services at 213-821-5907, or send an email to When reporting your request, please supply the following information:

  • Your name, email address, and/or telephone number.
  • The specific location of the problem (building and room number).
  • A detailed description of the problem.

Most Thornton classrooms and spaces are equipped with the following:

  • 1/8th (3.5mm) inch audio connection for audio playback (the connection you would find on an iPod, for example)
  • VGA video connection*
  • HDMI connections can also be found in the following classrooms:*
    • BMH 200
    • MUS 204
    • MUS 208
    • MUS 213
    • MUS 303
    • MUS 319
    • TMC G128
    • TMC G147
    • TMC G156
    • TMC 112
    • Schoenfeld Recital Hall
    • Newman Recital Hall
    • Ramo Recital Hall (BMH 100)
  • DVD/CD player
  • Thornton provides 1/8th inch audio cables and VGA cables

*You will need to provide your own video adapter if your computer does not have a VGA connection

*Mac Laptops do NOT have VGA connections. Please double check what kind of video connection your computer has. A quick guide to Mac laptop adapters can be found here.

For production assistance in Thornton Venues, please contact the following teams:

  • BMH 100 (Ramo Recital Hall), AHF 151 (Newman Recital Hall), MUS 106 (MacDonald Recital Hall)
  • CTV 136A (Carson Soundstage), TMC G102 (Songwriter’s Theater)


Project Requests

If you would like to discuss major audio-visual projects or classroom improvement, please contact Florence Bullock.