News Listing


Happy New Year... 1929!?

January 7, 2019

As we ring in 2019, here is a look back at what was happening at Curtis, and in the world, 90 years ago ...


Curtis Announces Performance Certificate in Improvisation

December 4, 2018

New in 2018–19, the program is the first in North America designed specifically for college-level classical musicians


Meet the Students: Oliver Herbert

November 28, 2018

Cellist Oliver Herbert is setting his musical course with quiet conviction


Meet the Faculty: Jeanne McGinn

November 28, 2018

Liberal arts chair and poet Jeanne Minahan McGinn is a discerning and generous listener


Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Sweeney Todd November 14–18

November 12, 2018

Three performances at Philadelphia Film Center, formerly Prince Theater


Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Opens 2018–19 Season with A Mad King on November 10

November 7, 2018

Streamed Live on YouTube (Curtis.edu/YouTube); Performance combines works by Peter Maxwell Davies and Julius Eastman


Overtones Fall 2018 Issue Published

October 17, 2018

Fall issue of Overtones is published, with enhanced digital content at Curtis.edu


Meet the New Students: Claire Thai

October 15, 2018

Published Fall 2018


Meet the New Students: Martin Luther Clark

October 2, 2018

Meet new Curtis student Martin Luther Clark


Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Trouble in Paradise Double Bill October 4–7 at Prince Theater

September 25, 2018

New double bill pairs Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti and Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas