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USC School of Music announces new faculty members

USC School of Music announces new faculty members

David Kirkland Garner and Ari Streisfeld will join the faculty in fall 2016

USC's premier choir presents The Martyrdom of Polycarp

USC's premier choir presents The Martyrdom of Polycarp

The oratorio for mixed chorus, soloists and chamber orchestra is based on an ancient letter

Israeli cellist joins the USC Symphony Orchestra for Elgar's Cello Concerto

Israeli cellist joins the USC Symphony Orchestra for Elgar's Cello Concerto

The final concert of the season on April 18 also includes the Swan Lake Suite

Opera at USC presents the Lanny and Sidney Palmer One-Act Opera Series

Opera at USC presents the Lanny and Sidney Palmer One-Act Opera Series

Speed Dating Tonight! a comic opera about the trials and tribulations of finding love in a world that moves too fast

USC School of Music students shine at conferences

USC School of Music students shine at conferences

String Project of the Year Award among the honors

The Siciliana Quartet wins first prize in USC's Chamber Music Competition

The Siciliana Quartet wins first prize in USC's Chamber Music Competition

Regional high school string students get coached by members of the Parker Quartet

SAVVY Chamber Competition winner, Earsight, returns for 2016 residency

SAVVY Chamber Competition winner, Earsight, returns for 2016 residency

Percussionist Peter Ferry and virtuosic video artist Xuan at USC March 30-April 1

Southern Exposure presents its most adventurous concert yet

Southern Exposure presents its most adventurous concert yet

Clarinet virtuoso and percussion-video duo embody original visions of the concert experience

Two demanding passions: basketball and music

Two demanding passions: basketball and music

Jarrell Holliman says what he loves most about Carolina is the opportunity to do both

The USC Symphony Orchestra presents

The USC Symphony Orchestra presents "Poems and Songs" on March 22

Mezzo-soprano Janet Hopkins and USC Concerto-Aria winners take the stage

Grammy Award-winning Parker Quartet joins with Grammy Award-winning composer

Grammy Award-winning Parker Quartet joins with Grammy Award-winning composer

Inspiring performances, luminous sound and exceptional musicianship are hallmarks of USC's Chamber Music Residency

USC flute students win national competitions

USC flute students win national competitions

Three students from the School of Music's flute studio compete against hundreds nationwide

Figaro! Figaro! Figaro!

Figaro! Figaro! Figaro!

Opera at USC presents the much-loved comic opera, "Il Barbiere di Siviglia" Feb. 26-28

Vadim Gluzman's extraordinary artistry comes to USC

Vadim Gluzman's extraordinary artistry comes to USC

The USC Symphony Orchestra presents an All-Beethoven Concert on Feb. 23

Southern Exposure New Music concert includes four world premieres

Southern Exposure New Music concert includes four world premieres

January concert "Exposed Wiring V" brings together a wealth of talent

D.M.A. piano pedagogy candidate receives national recognition

D.M.A. piano pedagogy candidate receives national recognition

Steven Brundage wins Music Teachers National Association Article of the Year Award

USC-Clemson halftime show named among best of the year

USC-Clemson halftime show named among best of the year

SC Strong named one of the best halftime shows of 2015 by NCAA

Preeminent music education scholar recognized with award

Preeminent music education scholar recognized with award

Edwin E. Gordon receives one of music education's most important honors before his death

Spark and SAVVY go to NYC

Spark and SAVVY go to NYC

Chamber Music America pre-conference workshop hosted by the University of South Carolina School of Music's Spark Music Leadership Laboratory and its award-winning SAVVY Musician in Action

Viva España! The music of Spain comes to the Koger Tues., Nov. 17

Viva España! The music of Spain comes to the Koger Tues., Nov. 17

USC Symphony Orchestra and guest artists Beijing Guitar Duo and mezzo-soprano Janet Hopkins take to the stage

The SAVVY Musician in Action announces tuition scholarships

The SAVVY Musician in Action announces tuition scholarships

50 full tuition scholarships will be awarded for 2016 workshop

Musicians team up to create a steampunk operatic experience

Musicians team up to create a steampunk operatic experience

James Ackley and Bala Brass win Global Music Awards for work on "Deus Ex Machina"

Something extraordinary - the Parker Quartet returns to Columbia

Something extraordinary - the Parker Quartet returns to Columbia

World renowned string quartet returns for concerts, coachings and outreach

Sustainable living and reducing waste around campus

Sustainable living and reducing waste around campus

Student initiative helps make lasting environmentally friendly changes

Opera at USC opens the season with La Périchole on November 6

Opera at USC opens the season with La Périchole on November 6

The opéra-bouffe has been called Jacques Offenbach's most charming score