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Sphinx Performance Academy Wraps Up Another Successful Season

July 23, 2019

SPA participants studied, practiced, performed, and more over two weeks at Curtis


Jenny Q Chai Joins the Faculty at UC Berkeley

July 18, 2019

Ms. Chai is a 2004 graduate of Curtis.


Final Concerts of Curtis Summerfest Faculty Recitals Feature Distinguished Chamber Musicians

July 17, 2019

Faculty from Young Artist Summer Program include renowned touring artists and members of top ensembles


Curtis on Tour Returns to Nantucket July 17–21

July 15, 2019

Free performances and lectures across the island feature musicians from the Curtis Institute of Music


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.


Christopher Mossey Joins Curtis Institute of Music as Vice President for Institutional Advancement

June 26, 2019

The Curtis Institute of Music has appointed Christopher Mossey as vice president for institutional advancement, effective July 8


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.


In Memoriam: Naomi Graffman

June 18, 2019

Curtis mourns the loss of Naomi Graffman, who passed away on June 17