Curtis Presents

Past and future meet through Curtis Presents, a diverse collection of artists—alumni, faculty, students, and contemporary creators—whose musical foundations are rooted in the Curtis community. This series of intimate and innovative recitals offers a unique experience of exceptional artistry and one-of-a-kind programs.

Trio Zimbalist

Acclaimed for their “precision and feverish intensity” (Greece’s EfSyn), Trio Zimbalist will present an electrifying recital at Field Concert Hall in the new year. Highly sought after across Europe and the U.S., the trio of Josef Špaček (violin), Timotheos Gavriilidis-Petrin (cello), and George Xiaoyuan Fu (piano) forms an inimitable ensemble, performing a breadth of repertoire that spans from the Romantic era to the twenty-first century’s most celebrated composers.

Rosamunde String Quartet

Internationally acclaimed Rosamunde String Quartet joins a gifted quartet of Curtis students for a memorable night of chamber music. This remarkable ensemble features young stars from three of the world’s greatest orchestras (Berlin Philharmonic, New York Philharmonic, and Los Angeles Philharmonic), creating a distinctive sound and unanimity of expression.

L'Histoire du Soldat

Curtis on Tour presents L’Histoire du Soldat with John DeLancie Jr, narrator, David Schifrin, clarinet, Soovin Kim, violin and students of the Curtis Institute. A thrilling tale of trickery and magic, Igor Stravinsky’s L’Histoire du Soldat comes to life through an ensemble of musicians.

Music of Richard Danielpour

The Curtis Institute of Music honors distinguished composition faculty member Richard Danielpour in a celebratory evening of new works, featuring a world premiere song cycle by the two-time Grammy Award-winner.