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Curtis Names Eric Owens and Danielle Orlando to Lead the Vocal Studies Department Beginning in 2019–20

May 10, 2018

New Artistic Team to lead the Curtis Institute of Music Vocal Studies Department beginning in the 2019–20 Season



Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Presents New Works for String Quartet by Student Composers May 4

April 26, 2018

Streamed Live on YouTube (Curtis.edu/YouTube); Resident ensemble Zorá String Quartet performs; Panel discussions include Tod Machover, visiting faculty


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


A Reunion and a Homecoming

April 23, 2018

Curtis alumni return to campus to teach and reconnect during Summerfest.


Alumna Karina Canellakis leads the Curtis Symphony Orchestra on April 28 in Allentown and April 29 in Philadelphia

April 18, 2018

Diverse program highlights Curtis alumni: soprano Amanda Majeski featured, orchestra performs work by George Walker. Gala prior to April 29 concert celebrates longtime Curtis supporters Joseph and Marie Field.


Lessons from High-Performing Organizations On Display at Curtis

April 17, 2018

Author of Powerhouse: Insider Accounts Into the World’s Top High-Performance Organizations Speaks at Curtis and Wharton


Meet the Alumni: Amanda Majeski

April 16, 2018

Soprano Amanda Majeski (Opera ’09) makes every experience count.


To Be Heard: George Walker (Composition and Piano ’45)

April 12, 2018

George Walker is the recipient of the President's Alumni Award