Curtis Welcomes President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, on January 20
Roberto Díaz, President of Curtis and a native of Chile, introduces the talented young classical musicians of Curtis
MEDIA ADVISORY: President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, comes to the Curtis Institute of Music, one of only three stops on her Philadelphia itinerary.
WHEN: Tuesday, January 20 at 3:45 p.m.
Because of the security involved in this special visit, all press must arrive at Field Concert Hall between 3:45 and 4 p.m.
WHERE: Field Concert Hall at the Curtis Institute of Music
1726 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
WHAT: President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, comes to the Curtis Institute of Music to meet with Roberto Díaz, a violist of international reputation, president and CEO of the Curtis Institute of Music, and a native of Chile. Accompanied by a delegation of foreign ministers and diplomatic personnel, President Bachelet will observe President Díaz working with the Aizuri Quartet,
2014-15 string quartet in residence at Curtis, and will likely offer remarks to the Curtis community.
About the Curtis Institute of Music
The Curtis Institute of Music educates and trains exceptionally gifted young musicians from Philadelphia and around the globe for careers as performing artists on the highest professional level. One of the world’s leading music schools, Curtis provides full-tuition scholarships to all of its 175 students, ensuring that admission is based solely on artistic promise.
Jennifer Kallend, Curtis Institute of Music
Office (215) 717-3190, Cell (215) 622-6195
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Managing Director of External Affairs and Patron Engagement
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