USC Thornton Choral and Sacred Music Robert K. Rasmussen and Rebecca L. Brown Dr. Doyle C. Preheim Lorna Reed Dana Stoike Riccard Jolene Riley Thomas B. Ringland Rebecca Rodman Dr. Eunice E. Rixman Loreen and Leslie Sakai Rose F. Sapia Margaret and Christopher Saranec Virginia Sato and Raymond Bates Mary and Jo-Michael Scheibe Jack Wayne Schwarz Dr. Sara G. Shakliyan Betty-Jean L. Sherwin Delton Davis Shilling Nicole Singer Jeffrey R. Slottow Virginia and Thomas Somerville Tram N. Sparks Dr. Ethan L. Sperry Renee Joan Stanley
Alison Stirland and David Crellin Christian D. Stendel Michael Joseph Straw Toni and Nick Strimple Elizabeth A. Swensen Elisa Singer Strom Rachel Gershona Surden Town and Gown of USC Michael L. Tenzer Elizabeth Turner Teresa and Harold Twilley Leslie J. and Jeffrey B. Unger Barbara and James Harold Vail Christine L. VanderLeest Gregory Wait Carol M. Walker Ruth and Dale Warland Clint Washington Ella L. Weiler Adlai Wertman John Wiscombe Joan M. Wismer Janice Lynn Wyma Virginia L. and David W. Yoder
FEBRUARY Sunday, February 24 Chamber Singers and Concert Choir present: “Awakening New Sounds” All Saints Episcopal Church, Pasadena − 5:00 PM Free Admission, suggested donation: $15 freewill offering To reserve tickets call 213-821-5756 or email firstname.lastname@example.org APRIL Sunday, April 7 Apollo Chorus and Oriana Choir present: “Open Your Heart and Sing” Alfred Newman Recital Hall – 7:00 PM Free Admission, reservations required To reserve tickets call 213-821-5756 or email email@example.com Friday, April 12 University Chorus presents: “Colors of the World” St. John’s Episcopal Cathedral – 7:30 PM Tickets $5 (Cash and Check only) purchase at the door, general admission. Sunday, April 14 Lux Aeterna by Lauridsen Walt Disney Hall – 7:30 PM Ticket and concert information can be found at laphil.com
CHORAL DEPARTMENT COMPACT DISCS
Thursday, April 25 BA Choral Majors Conduct the Concert Choir Jeanette MacDonald Recital Hall – 2:00 PM Free Admission Friday, April 26 BA Choral Lab Concert Jeanette MacDonald Recital Hall – 3:00 PM Free Admission Saturday, April 27 Mozart Requiem with Chamber Singers and Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Alex Theater − 8:00 PM Ticket and concert information can be found at laco.org
The level of musicianship and artistry in USC Thornton’s Department of Choral and Sacred Music continues at an exceptional level and has recently been featured in the release of three compact discs. Legacy: Sixty Years of the USC Chamber Singers features recordings spanning sixty years of the USC Chamber Singers, under the direction of Charles Hirt, Rodney Eichenberger, James Vail, William Dehning, Paul Salamunovich, and Jo-Michael Scheibe. I Have Had Singing presents some of the finest recordings of the Chamber Singers from the past five years. The newest CD, Brightest and Best, A Winter Gala features all of the USC Choral Artists in an array of holiday music. This CD was produced in conjunction with the annual A Winter Gala: Brightest and Best Scholarship Fundraiser concert.
Sunday, April 28 Mozart Requiem with Chamber Singers and Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Royce Hall − 7:00 PM Ticket and concert information can be found at laco.org
If you would like your own copy of Legacy or I Have Had Singing, please make a donation to the Department of Choral and Sacred Music. You will be helping to ensure the continued traditional of excellence for future generations and receive a great recording. Brightest and Best, A Winter Gala can be purchased through the USC Bookstore, both in their retail locations and online. Profits go to provide scholarships. For more information, contact department coordinator Woody Gatewood at firstname.lastname@example.org or 213-821-5756. Your legacy awaits.
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