Thornton School of Music

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The Thornton School consistently ranks among the top one percent of the nation’s music schools and conservatories.

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USC Thornton Opera presents George Frideric Handel's "Alcina"

Love reigns supreme on the lush island of the sorceress Alcina in George Frideric Handel’s dazzling Baroque opera seria, Alcina, a vividly-rendered tale of...

11/19 2pm
Thornton Edge

Donald Crockett leads Thornton Edge new music group in a program of contemporary works for large ensemble.

11/20 7:30pm
Chamber Music Festival: Winds & Percussion

As part of a three-day festival, USC Thornton’s Winds & Percussion students present an afternoon of chamber music under the direction of Kristy Morrell.

11/27 4:30pm
Latin Pop Showcase

Popular Music students showcase their skills in a variety of exciting Latin musical styles.

11/27 7:30pm
Classical Guitar Masterclass with Pepe Romero

Classical guitar master and Thornton faculty member Pepe Romero offers an up-close glimpse into his renowned artistry in three masterclasses. Romero is the...

11/28 12pm

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