Finding A Collective Voice
Two recent symposia on vocal pedagogy demonstrate that USC Thornton is at the cutting edge of science-informed voice teaching.
Partnership Works at Preventing Surprisingly Common Musicians’ Injuries
With help from USC Thornton and USC’s occupational therapy units, talented Trojans learn how to avoid repetitive-movement injuries.
An Up-Close Perspective on Vocal Health
USC Thornton and the Keck School of Medicine of USC partner to bring vocal health screenings to students.
Trojan Family Magazine spotlights musicians – and the specialists who keep them healthy
The spring issue of USC’s Trojan Family Magazine includes a feature article exploring the special relationship between musicians and the medical specialists who help to keep them in top performing condition. The piece profiled two USC Thornton students – Popular Music junior Javen Smith and Vocal Arts alumnus Justin Fatu Su’esu’e (MM ’16) – and… Continue reading Trojan Family Magazine spotlights musicians – and the specialists who keep them healthy
[Don’t] pump up the volume
On April 16 & 17, USC Thornton celebrated the launch of the Musician’s Wellness Initiative with performances and symposiums on hearing wellness and vocal health.