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USC Thornton Wind Ensemble
11/02/2014: 4:00PM

H. Robert Reynolds and Sharon Lavery lead the USC Thornton Wind Ensemble in Mozart and Others.


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USC Thornton Jazz Orchestra
11/03/2014: 7:30PM

The USC Thornton Jazz Orchestra, led by interim music director Jason Goldman. Jason Goldman, presents an evening of big band music featuring singers from the Popular Music program in standard and original compositions. 

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The Julie Ruin
With Sex Stains
11/03/2014: 8:00PM

Join us for a riotously entertaining, politically provocative evening with punk-feminist icon Kathleen Hanna (Bikini Kill, Le Tigre) and her new band, The Julie Ruin, whose music is raw, soulful and incredibly danceable.


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Faculty Recital with Karen Dreyfus
11/04/2014: 7:30PM

Viola faculty Karen Dreyfus, in collaboration with students and faculty, presents An Evening in Bohemia featuring chamber music by Bohuslav Martinů and Antonín Dvořák.

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The Art of the Empty Orchestra: Creativity in a Karaoke Culture
11/05/2014: 7:00PM

Karaoke—a Japanese word that translates into English as “empty orchestra”— is everywhere. A participatory karaoke event, exhibition and discussion with New Sound Karaoke, Amy Von Harrington, Jibade-Khalil Huffman, Valerie Tevere and Angel Nevarez will explore karaoke as a technology, an aesthetic and a participatory cultural practice.


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USC Thornton Concert Orchestra
11/05/2014: 7:30PM

The USC Thornton Concert Orchestra, directed by Michael Powers, presents Let’s Jazz It Up featuring guest saxophonist Greg Johnson.

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Jazz Night featuring the USC Thornton Jazz Honors Combo
11/06/2014: 7:00PM

This select group of USC Thornton jazz musicians, led by faculty Jason Goldman, presents an evening of standards and original compositions as part of this ongoing series of contemporary jazz.


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Composition Program Recitals
11/09/2014: 3:00PM

The USC Thornton Composition Program presents two concerts featuring new solo, chamber, and vocal works by student composers. The celebrated program has included Pulitzer Prize finalists and major award winners among its recent alums. 

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Composition Program Recitals
11/09/2014: 7:00PM

The USC Thornton Composition Program presents two concerts featuring new solo, chamber, and vocal works by student composers. The celebrated program has included Pulitzer Prize finalists and major award winners among its recent alums.