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Ask the Dean

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

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Ask the Dean for May 2, 2015

Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music answers a question about lefties in the string section.

Posted 5/2/2015 8:00:00 PM

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Ask the Dean for April 25, 2015

Music may be universally understood, but is there an international language for conductors? That's the question for Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music.

Posted 4/25/2015 8:00:00 AM

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Ask the Dean for April 18, 2015

Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music answers a question about Tchaikovsky's mysterious 7th Symphony. It does exist... but maybe it shouldn't.

Posted 4/18/2015 8:00:00 AM

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Ask the Dean for April 11, 2015

Are we coming to the end of a musical age? That's the question for Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music.

Posted 4/11/2015 8:00:00 AM

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Ask the Dean for April 4, 2015

Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music answers a question about radio programming in the wake of a national disaster.

Posted 4/4/2015 8:00:00 AM

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