The 2016 Festival has concluded.
Thank you for joining us!
Ralph Kirshbaum, Artistic Director
Piatigorsky International Cello Festival
Presented by the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music and the Los Angeles Philharmonic, in partnership with the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, the 2016 Festival (May 13-22) showcased 26 international artists representing 15 countries and 4 continents. Highlights included a gala concert at USC’s Bovard Auditorium featuring performances of all Beethoven’s works for cello and an ensemble of over 100 cellists performing at Walt Disney Concert Hall.
For photos and news features from the 2016 Festival, visit the USC Thornton Festival Archive.