News Listing


Curtis in the News: Al Día profiles Roberto Díaz’s path to Curtis

January 24, 2018

Reporter Mónica Marie Zorrilla and her team interviewed President Díaz in January 2018


Curtis in the News: 2018 Grammy Nominations

November 29, 2017

Just announced: 2018 Grammy Nominations Honoring Curtis Faculty and Alumni


Coming Soon: Bernstein in the Curtis Archives

October 6, 2017

This fall, the Curtis Archives prepares to celebrate alumnus Leonard Bernstein's 100th birthday with a series of online and in-person features on his life, his career, and his experience at Curtis.


Curtis Alumni Win Three 2017 Avery Fisher Career Grants

March 17, 2017

Stephen Waarts, Haochen Zhang, and the Dover Quartet win the prestigious award, designed for young musicians with the potential for major careers


Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Staged Duets in Opera OnDemand

January 13, 2021

Semester-long project expands students’ artistic and tech skills alongside innovative virtual staging


Vince Ford Joins Curtis Institute of Music in Leadership Role for Digital Strategy

December 7, 2020

Dr. Ford’s expertise will boost the school’s digital presence and burgeoning Performance Innovation Lab


Alexis C. Lamb Selected to Create New Work for Curtis Institute of Music’s Ensemble 20/21

July 29, 2020

Composer’s proposal involves collaboration with projection designer Camilla Tassi


The Curtis Institute of Music and the Purple Project for Democracy Announce New Competition for Composers and Their Collaborators

April 8, 2020

Prize-winning work promoting democratic values will receive performance by Curtis’s Ensemble 20/21 and $10,000 USD


Vera Quartet and Meng-Chieh Liu Offer Live-Streamed Recital on March 13

March 12, 2020

Curtis on Tour and the Chamber Music Society of Detroit offer online-only performance at Curtis.edu/YouTube as alternative to United States tour locations


Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Albert Herring March 5–8

February 20, 2020

Director Eve Summer makes Curtis debut in new production at the Perelman Theater