Press Contacts

Patricia K. Johnson
Senior Director of Communications and Public Affairs
(215) 717-3190

Diana Wensley
Communications and Marketing Manager
(215) 717-3129

 

 


Imani Winds Joins the Curtis Institute of Music Faculty

June 2, 2021

GRAMMY-nominated ensemble brings expertise in chamber music programming, community engagement, and career development


Curtis’s Ensemble 20/21 Closes Season With Harp Premieres

May 11, 2021

Harpist Coline-Marie Orliac performs solo works commissioned by fellow alumnae


Sounds of Strength Virtual Event Showcases Winds, Brass, and Percussion at Curtis

May 3, 2021

Premiere of video presentation includes new performances, interviews


Curtis Institute of Music Welcomes Viano String Quartet as New Quartet in Residence

April 26, 2021

The award-winning quartet enters Curtis in the 2021–22 school year through the Nina von Maltzahn String Quartet Program


Anthony McGill to Hold New Distinguished Chair at Curtis

March 10, 2021

The William R. and Hyunah Yu Brody Distinguished Chair recognizes exceptional artistry and pedagogy


Gary Hoffman Joins Curtis Institute of Music Faculty as Nina and Billy Albert Chair in Cello Studies

March 3, 2021

International soloist and chamber musician takes on position in celebrated studio


Ensemble 20/21 Begins New Virtual Season March 6

February 26, 2021

Condensed online season begins with Alvin Singleton residency and Julian Eastman project


Musicmaking Starts at Home with Virtual Curtis Family Concert on February 20

February 8, 2021

Singer-songwriter Andrew Lipke and cellist Camden Shaw lead interactive program for families on Zoom


Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Staged Duets in Opera OnDemand

January 13, 2021

Semester-long project expands students’ artistic and tech skills alongside innovative virtual staging


Vince Ford Joins Curtis Institute of Music in Leadership Role for Digital Strategy

December 7, 2020

Dr. Ford’s expertise will boost the school’s digital presence and burgeoning Performance Innovation Lab


Michelle Cann Named Inaugural Eleanor Sokoloff Chair in Piano Studies at the Curtis Institute of Music

November 17, 2020

Ms. Cann, an accomplished soloist and educator, assumes new role honoring late piano faculty member


Yefim Bronfman Joins the Curtis Institute of Music Piano Faculty

October 19, 2020

Renowned soloist and recording artist joins distinguished faculty roster


The Dover Quartet Joins the Curtis Institute of Music Faculty as First Penelope P. Watkins Ensemble in Residence

August 5, 2020

Innovative residency combines teaching, touring, and technology


Alexis C. Lamb Selected to Create New Work for Curtis Institute of Music’s Ensemble 20/21

July 29, 2020

Composer’s proposal involves collaboration with projection designer Camilla Tassi


Curtis Summerfest Transitions Flagship Program to Online Format for Summer 2020

April 27, 2020

The Young Artist Summer Program will present personalized virtual learning opportunities with celebrated faculty


The Curtis Institute of Music and the Purple Project for Democracy Announce New Competition for Composers and Their Collaborators

April 8, 2020

Prize-winning work promoting democratic values will receive performance by Curtis’s Ensemble 20/21 and $10,000 USD


The Curtis Institute of Music Launches New Weekday Video Series, Continues Friday-Night Broadcasts

March 31, 2020

“Curtis Is Here” and broadcast video content is available at Curtis.edu/YouTube


Vera Quartet and Meng-Chieh Liu Offer Live-Streamed Recital on March 13

March 12, 2020

Curtis on Tour and the Chamber Music Society of Detroit offer online-only performance at Curtis.edu/YouTube as alternative to United States tour locations


Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Albert Herring March 5–8

February 20, 2020

Director Eve Summer makes Curtis debut in new production at the Perelman Theater


Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Presents #Persona on February 22

February 12, 2020

Streamed live on YouTube (Curtis.edu/YouTube), concert features works exploring composer identities