• Curtis on Tour

    Nantucket and East Coast Tour

    Curtis in Nantucket, the island’s highly anticipated annual week of classical music, begins July 15, 2024 and extends this year down the East Coast to Falmouth, MA, New York City, and Montauk, NY.

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  • Single tickets and subscriptions are now available

    2024–25 Season

    Great to Groundbreaking: Step into the heart of our centennial celebration as Curtis Institute of Music unveils a season brimming with passion, energy, and greatness.

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  • Nov. 24

    Yannick and Curtis Symphony Orchestra at Lincoln Center

    Join us in New York for Dvořák's Symphony No. 8, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, and Florence Price in our first performance at David Geffen Hall.

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    Enjoy Curtis Recitals Online

    Browse our catalog of live and pre-recorded Curtis performances on our YouTube channel.

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  • Virtual & In-Person Tours

    Visit and Connect

    Learn more about visiting Curtis' campus, as well as browse our virtual tours.

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Who We Are

At Curtis Institute of Music, the world’s great young musicians become the leading artists,
creators, and innovators in classical music.

Meet Our Faculty

Curtis is a small school by design, offering intensive, individualized study with renowned faculty.

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News & Announcements

Q&A: Nokuthula Ngwenyama (Viola '96)

The probing composer, violist, and Curtis alumna tackles scientific phenomena and big questions about human existence.

Q&A: Nokuthula Ngwenyama (Viola '96)
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Emad Zolfaghari Wins Top Prize at 2024 Primrose International Viola Competition

The Curtis student won 1st prize, audience prize, and an invitation to the semi-finals of the Concert Artists Guild Competition.

Emad Zolfaghari Wins Top Prize at 2024 Primrose International Viola Competition
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The Comet / Poppea Premiere: Reviews & Previews Roundup

The highly anticipated production, which will receive its East Coast premiere with Curtis Opera Theatre Nov. 1–3, recently premiered in L.A. to glowing reviews.

The Comet / Poppea Premiere: Reviews & Previews Roundup
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