Ways to become involved:

Thornton Students

Join our team as a mentor and participate in programs such as Music All Around, JazzReach Choir, Pop Combo, Jazz in the Classroom, Private Lessons Instructor, Meet the Instruments and more!

Community Members

Host a performance by one of our Fellows ensembles at your local schools, libraries, veteran facilities, health care facilities, neighborhood community centers etc.

Donate money or instruments to help us continue to bring music into our communities.


See our FAQ page for answers to specific questions regarding opportunities for engagement or contact Kathleen Janert at outreach@thornton.usc.edu or (213) 821-5375.