Portrait of Gabriela Ortiz

Curtis New Music Ensemble | Curtis100 | October 12, 2024 7:00 p.m.

Discover the vibrant world of acclaimed composer Gabriela Ortiz with the Curtis New Music Ensemble. Renowned as one of Mexico’s foremost musical talents, Ortiz’s compositions blend traditional, popular, and avant-garde elements with multimedia artistry. Featuring pieces commissioned by prestigious orchestras like the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the New York Philharmonic, her work has earned international acclaim. Praised by Gustavo Dudamel, she holds numerous awards including the Bellas Artes Gold Medal. Join us for an enchanting “Portrait of Gabriela Ortiz” as we celebrate her captivating musical works.


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  • Latin Grammy nominated Gabriela Ortiz is one of the foremost composers in Mexico today, and one of the most vibrant musicians emerging in the international scene. Learn more

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Step into the heart of our centennial celebration as Curtis Institute of Music unveils a season brimming with passion, energy, and greatness. You’ll experience music-making at its highest level—and the energy and excitement of extraordinary young talent. It will be an unforgettable season, where the young artists of Curtis ignite the stage alongside esteemed alums like Yuja Wang, Ray Chen, Teddy Abrams, Time For Three, and many more. 

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Curtis’ Centennial Season is made possible through the support of Derek and Sissela Bok, the Mary Louise Curtis Bok Foundation, Deborah M. Fretz, Charles C. Freyer and Judith Durkin Freyer, Lisa and Gie Liem, Mark and Robin Rubenstein, and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. 

Curtis Institute of Music received funding from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Generous support for Curtis New Music Ensemble is provided by the Daniel W. Dietrich II Foundation.

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