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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Upcoming Events

USC Thornton Concert Jazz Orchestra: Kind of Blue

Jason Goldman leads the Concert Jazz Orchestra in a program of original arrangements from the biggest jazz album of all-time, Miles Davis' Kind of Blue....

3/27 7:30pm
Musician's Wellness Initiative: Good Vibrations

Emmy Award-winning composer and faculty member Richard Wolf presents a talk about mindfulness and meditation for musicians.

3/28 7pm
Music@RushHour: Oriana & Apollo

The talented singers of the Oriana Women’s Choir and the Apollo Men’s Chorus present an hour of exquisite choral music by Puccini, Runestad, and Dr. Nick...

3/29 5pm
New Jazz Showcase

The Division of Contemporary Music presents an evening showcasing the new jazz sound evolving at USC Thornton, featuring original tunes written, arranged and...

3/30 7pm
Solo Bach Competition

A panel of distinguished guest adjudicators will hear finalists from the Strings program perform complete sonatas, partitas and suites by Johann Sebastian Bach.

3/30 7:30pm

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