What we do:

Cross-Disciplinary Research

The center fosters interdisciplinary collaborations among faculty members and trainees with a focus on the following themes:

  1. Music, Emotions and Feelings
  2. Music, Rhythm and Movement
  3. Music and Learning

Training and Education

The Center for Music, Brain, and Society at USC is dedicated to shaping the future of music science scholarship at all academic stages:

  1. Undergraduate Focus
  2. Graduate and Postdoctoral Training
  3. Music Therapy Degree Program

Community Collaborations

We have ongoing relationship and collaborations with community and music organizations in Los Angeles. These include the LA Philharmonic, 24th Street Theatre, LA Opera, Colburn School of Music, Santa Monic Youth Orchestra, Delirium Musicum to name just a few.