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Commencement 2019: Curtis Celebrates its New Graduates

May 16, 2019

On May 11, Curtis celebrated the class of 2019


Weston Sprott is New Dean of Preparatory Division at Juilliard

May 15, 2019

Mr. Sprott is a 2006 graduate of Curtis


Meet the Alumni: Steven Hackman

May 14, 2019

Steven Hackman’s classical-rock fusion engages new audiences.


Curtis Summerfest Faculty Recitals Return to Field Concert Hall Beginning May 18

May 9, 2019

Performers include Mimi Stillman, Melissa White, Soo Bae, Hanchien Lee, and Amy J. Yang


Curtis Faculty Members Mikael Eliasen and Aaron Rosand to Retire at the End of 2018–19

May 3, 2019

Eliasen celebrates with recital alongside former students and colleagues on May 5; Rosand and Eliasen will be recognized at Curtis Commencement on May 11


Marina Thibeault Named Assistant Professor of Viola at UBC

April 30, 2019

Ms. Thibeault, a 2011 graduate of Curtis, will begin her new position in Fall 2019.


From the Archives: Looking Back at a Curtis Opera World Premiere

April 27, 2019

View photos and correspondence from the 1937 world premiere of Gian Carlo Menotti’s Amelia Goes to the Ball


Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Riders to the Sea and Empty the House at Perelman Theater May 2–5

April 25, 2019

Production combines work by Ralph Vaughan Williams with newly expanded piece by Curtis alumna and Opera Philadelphia Composer in Residence Rene Orth


Nozomi Imamura Featured in Inquirer’s Made in Philly Series

April 23, 2019

Mr. Imamura is a Community Artist Fellow and a 2015 graduate of Curtis.


Demarre McGill Named Associate Professor at CCM

April 19, 2019

Mr. McGill is a 1996 graduate of Curtis, where he studied flute.