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Meet the Sphinx Performance Academy Community Advisors

June 28, 2018

Meet some of the Community Advisors that helped keep the Sphinx Performance Academy running smoothly


The Elizabeth Hainen Harp Colony is here!

June 25, 2018

Last week, participants arrived for the Elizabeth Hainen Harp Colony at Curtis Summerfest


Sphinx Performance Academy at Curtis Summerfest begins

June 12, 2018

2018's inaugural collaboration between Curtis Summerfest and the Sphinx Performance Academy is off to an exciting start


The First Curtis Commencement

April 25, 2018

As we look forward to celebrating the Curtis class of 2018, we look back at the very first Curtis Commencement, held 84 years ago.


Meet the Faculty: Carter Brey

April 23, 2018

Cellist Carter Brey follows his curiosity outside the box—and brings students with him.


The Compleat Musician: The Edge Effect, Examined

April 23, 2018

For performers, the classroom provides a stimulating biodiversity of ideas


On the Other Side of Locust Street

April 10, 2018

Organ student Clara Gerdes shares her experience as an organ scholar at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church


Curtis congratulates the Curtis Opera Theatre on a fantastic production of Bernstein’s A Quiet Place!

March 29, 2018

Enjoy a sampling of the stunning images from the Philadelphia and New York performances, as well as praise from critics and press.


Bernstein: Good Lord! A Harvard Man

February 28, 2018

Taking over the directorship from Josef Hofmann, Randall Thompson brought with him new perspectives that challenged the prevailing attitudes at Curtis


Meet the Students: Braizahn Jones

February 15, 2018

Meet the Students: Braizahn Jones