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Curtis Opera Theatre Opens 2019–20 Season with The Barber of Seville November 21–24

November 13, 2019

New production directed by Chas Rader-Shieber to be performed in the Perelman Theater


An Update from Curtis

November 7, 2019

An update from Curtis, dated November 7, 2019


Curtis Institute of Music Family Concerts Present Mother Goose on November 10

November 1, 2019

The Enchantment Theatre Company joins Curtis musicians to bring Maurice Ravel’s Mother Goose to life.


Curtis Performance Faculty Move Into Endowed Chairs Beginning in 2019–20

October 29, 2019

Distinguished faculty members Midori and Danielle Orlando are latest to hold named chairs


Yannick Nézet-Séguin to Lead the Lindemann Young Artist Development Program

October 25, 2019

Mr. Nézet-Séguin is mentor conductor at Curtis and music director of the Metropolitan Opera


The Curtis Institute Of Music And Drexel University’s Westphal College Receive First-Ever Grants for Collaborative Project from The Pew Center For Arts & Heritage

October 22, 2019

The Curtis Institute of Music and Drexel University’s Westphal College of Media Arts & Design have been awarded the first-ever project grants from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage for an inter-institutional collaboration.


Meet the Faculty: Robert van Sice

October 21, 2019

Robert van Sice embraces the sonic possibilities of the percussion studio with characteristic enthusiasm.


Matthew Christakos Named Among Top 20 Under 20

October 11, 2019

Mr. Christakos entered the Curtis Institute of Music in 2019


Curtis Mourns the Death of Myron Bloom

October 10, 2019

Former Curtis horn faculty member and principal of the Cleveland Orchestra and Orchestre de Paris passed away on September 26 at age 93


Meet the Students: Maya Miro Johnson

September 27, 2019

Meet new Curtis student Maya Miro Johnson