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2019 Year In Review

December 17, 2019

Relive 2019 in photos


Alumni Spotlight: Irra Petina

November 18, 2019

A truly versatile singer, Curtis alumna Irra Petina (Voice '35) was well known for both her operatic and Broadway roles



Alumni Spotlight: Anna Moffo

September 30, 2019

Curtis alumna Anna Moffo (Voice ’54) was one of the finest lyric-coloratura sopranos of her generation, performing coveted roles in famed opera houses around the world.


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


Celebrating Women's History Month

March 7, 2019

The Curtis Archives presents the stories of four Curtis graduates who, through a strong desire to achieve the highest levels within their profession, paved the way for future generations of female musicians.


This Month in Curtis History...

February 4, 2019

On February 4th at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia...


Happy New Year... 1929!?

January 7, 2019

As we ring in 2019, here is a look back at what was happening at Curtis, and in the world, 90 years ago ...


2018 Year In Review

December 7, 2018

Relive 2018 in photos


Remembering the Great War

November 20, 2018

This November, as the world commemorates the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, the Archives recognizes those from the Curtis family who served in, or were affected by, the "Great War."