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Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Albert Herring March 5–8

February 20, 2020

Director Eve Summer makes Curtis debut in new production at the Perelman Theater


Anthea Kreston Featured in New York Times

February 14, 2020

Ms. Kreston, a 1993 graduate of Curtis and acclaimed violin instructor, uses technology to connect with students in quarantined areas of China.


Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Performs Julius Eastman

February 12, 2020

Curtis is part of a growing movement to shine a light on the underappreciated composer Julius Eastman


Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Presents #Persona on February 22

February 12, 2020

Streamed live on YouTube (Curtis.edu/YouTube), concert features works exploring composer identities


Curtis Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

February 11, 2020

Explore photos from the Curtis Symphony Orchestra's recent concert at Carnegie Hall


Curtis Institute of Music Family Concerts Present Winter House with VOCES8’s Paul Smith February 23

February 10, 2020

Acclaimed singer and educator brings new interactive program to Philadelphia families


Elena Perroni and Evan LeRoy Johnson Perform Duo Recital of Romantic Works February 16

February 4, 2020

Soprano and tenor are both recent graduates of the Curtis opera department


Curtis Mourns the Passing of Peter Serkin

February 3, 2020

Mr. Serkin (Piano ’64) passed away on February 1 at age 72.


Eric Owens Featured on CBS This Morning

January 31, 2020

Mr. Owens and co-star Angel Blue appear in Porgy and Bess for the Met: Live in HD broadcast on February 1


Jennifer Higdon Wins Grammy For Harp Concerto

January 27, 2020

Dr. Higdon is the Milton L. Rock Chair in Composition Studies and a 1988 graduate of Curtis.