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Curtis Alumni and Faculty Among 2021 Grammy Nominees

November 25, 2020

Eric Owens, Richard Danielpour, J’Nai Bridges, and the Dover Quartet have received nominations.


Michelle Cann Named Inaugural Eleanor Sokoloff Chair in Piano Studies at the Curtis Institute of Music

November 17, 2020

Ms. Cann, an accomplished soloist and educator, assumes new role honoring late piano faculty member



“Absolutely Pivotal”

October 23, 2020

Alumni Anthony McGill and Weston Sprott have made a transformative gift to Juilliard’s Music Advancement Program (MAP)


Yefim Bronfman Joins the Curtis Institute of Music Piano Faculty

October 19, 2020

Renowned soloist and recording artist joins distinguished faculty roster


Curtis Announces Staff Appointments

September 18, 2020

Dr. Jeanne M. McGinn takes on the additional role of Senior Associate Dean of Academics and Shea Scruggs joins Curtis as Director of Institutional Research and Musician Experience/Chief Enrollment Officer.


Anthony McGill Receives $100,000 Avery Fisher Prize

September 15, 2020

Mr. McGill is a 2000 graduate of Curtis and has served on the faculty since 2015.


Double Bass Graduate Creates His Own Neighborhood Concert Hall, WHYY Reports

August 13, 2020

Miles Davis is a 1974 graduate of Curtis


Gabriella Smith Will “Make You Love” Contemporary Music

August 6, 2020

Composition graduate included in New York Times feature on 21st-century composers


The Dover Quartet Joins the Curtis Institute of Music Faculty as First Penelope P. Watkins Ensemble in Residence

August 5, 2020

Innovative residency combines teaching, touring, and technology