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

Music at Rush Hour: Polish Music Center Classical Guitar Recital

Award-winning classical guitarist Bartosz Paprot performs a concert of classical guitar music on Wednesday, Jan 22nd. Free refreshments will be provided...

1/22 5pm
Classical Guitar Alumni Concert with Cameron O’Connor

USC Thornton alum Cameron O’Connor presents a classical guitar recital with flutist Michael Matsuno and cellist Stella Cho, featuring Bach, Schubert, Beaser,...

1/25 7pm
Violin Masterclass with Midori Goto

Midori Goto, renowned violinist and Judge Widney Professor of Music at USC, returns to campus to lead a violin masterclass with USC Thornton Strings students.

1/29 7pm
USC Thornton Symphony at Walt Disney Concert Hall

Carl St.Clair leads the USC Thornton Symphony in a performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall featuring Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade, Op.35 and Mozart's...

1/30 8pm
Violin Masterclass with Christian Tetzlaff

Acclaimed violinist and Gramophone Classical Music artist, Christian Tetzlaff, leads a violin masterclass with USC Thornton Strings students.

2/6 7pm

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