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More to Watch: July 6–12

Curtis is happy to share a small sampling of the performances available this week from our alumni, peer organizations, and friends.

  • The Metropolitan Opera streams full operas nightly. Tune in at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, July 6 for Verdi’s Macbeth, featuring alumnus Matthew Rose. Watch online.
  • Piano faculty member Jonathan Biss performs a Beethoven recital to benefit the New North London Synagogue on Tuesday, July 7 at 5:30 p.m. Register to watch online.
  • Violinist Jennifer Koh performs live on Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30 p.m. for the Kent Blossom Music Festival. Watch online
  • The Philadelphia Orchestra and Yannick Nézet-Séguin share performances every Thursday at 8 p.m. Watch online.
  • The Philadelphia Virtual Music Phestival hosts weekly live online recitals. On Friday, July 10 at 12 p.m. Curtis staff member Darryl Hartshorne performs a recital on bassoon. Watch online
  • On Fridays at 3 p.m., alumnus Teddy Abrams co-hosts In This Together with Daniel Gilliam on WUOL in Louisville. Listen online.
  • Violinist and alumna Jennifer Koh has launched an online commissioning project and performances series, “Alone Together,” to support composers. New mini commissions for solo violin will be premiered via live stream every Saturday at 7 p.m. Watch online.
  • The Kimmel Center Cultural Campus, along with its resident companies, has created “The Show Must Go On”, an invitation to stay connected virtually. Explore the various offerings from Opera Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society, the Kimmel Center, and more online.
  • Alumna Elena Urioste and pianist Tom Poster release video duets periodically as part of their “self-isolation, self-entertainment” project. Watch online.


Curtis alumni, we want to hear about your upcoming performances and special projects! Please share news by submitting an “Upcoming Performance” with the online Notations form, tagging @CurtisInstitute on social media, or contacting alumni.relations@curtis.edu