Rob Cutietta, dean of the Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California, answers your questions about music. Send your questions to: AskTheDean@kusc.org
What's Tchaikovsky doing on the Fourth of July? That's the question for Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music.
Posted 11/15/2014 8:00:00 AM
Does what instrument a student plays influence the Thornton Music School's decision to accept that student or not? Dean Rob Cutietta's answer might surprise you.
Posted 11/8/2014 8:00:00 AM
When a listener asks how composers pick the key they compose in, Dean Rob Cutietta flashes back to one of the first ever Ask the Dean segments.
Posted 11/1/2014 8:00:00 AM
Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music joins Gail Eichenthal to investigate how the range of the saxophone has managed to change when the instrument itself hasn't.
Posted 10/25/2014 8:00:00 AM
Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music joins Gail Eichenthal to answer the question "why is Delibes' opera Lakme so rarely performed, when the Flower Duet is so well-known?"
Posted 10/18/2014 7:00:00 AM
Almost 70% of what it takes to stay on the air comes from listeners just like you!
Receive our free monthly email newsletter filled with informative
commentary, news of upcoming events, special programming, one-time-only offers and much more. Sign up now!
© 2014 KUSC. All rights reserved.