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
Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music answer a question about the difference between a "philharmonic" and a "symphony"?
Posted 9/27/2014 8:00:00 AM
The full length ballets of the 19th century last a full evening, but ballets like The Rite of Spring are short by comparison. So did tastes in ballet length change over time? Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music investigates the answer.
Posted 9/20/2014 8:00:00 AM
Are there European composers unknown in America? Are there American composers unknown in Europe? That's the subject of this installment of Ask the Dean with Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music.
Posted 9/13/2014 8:00:00 AM
Are master classes as helpful as they are intimidating? Dean Rob Cutietta of the Thornton School of Music has the reassuring answer.
Posted 9/6/2014 8:00:00 AM
Dean Rob Cutietta of the USC Thornton School of Music gets medieval with the 12 tone scale.
Posted 8/30/2014 8:00:00 AM
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