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Curtis Mourns the Death of Aaron Rosand

July 10, 2019

Longtime violin faculty member, world-renowned violin virtuoso, and pedagogue passed away on July 9 at age 92


Shannon Lee Wins Top Prize at Sendai Violin Competition

July 1, 2019

Ms. Lee is a 2016 graduate of Curtis.


David Cooper is New Principal Horn of Chicago Symphony Orchestra

June 20, 2019

Mr. Cooper graduated from Curtis in 2004.


Mingjie Lei Wins Song Prize at Singer of the World Competition

June 20, 2019

Mr. Lei is a 2015 graduate of Curtis.


June 14 Curtis Summerfest Faculty Recital Highlights Continued Partnership with Sphinx Performance Academy

June 12, 2019

Performers include four award-winning string players and renowned harpists


Clarinet Trio Performs for Curtis on Tour in Latin America June 9–29

June 6, 2019

Tour stops include a Philadelphia preview, Mexico City, Chile, and first appearances in Peru


Curtis Summerfest Reflections: Chamber Music for Adults

June 5, 2019

Looking back on the first Curtis Summerfest program of 2019


Nikki Chooi Appointed Concertmaster of Buffalo Philharmonic

June 3, 2019

Mr. Chooi is a 2012 graduate of Curtis.


Gabriella Smith Selected as Musical America’s New Artist of the Month

June 3, 2019

Ms. Smith is honored in June 2019.


Hannah Tam Wins Audience Prize at the Montréal ‘Mini Violini’ Showcase

May 29, 2019

Ms. Tam studies with Ida Kavafian at Curtis.