News Listing


Wall Street Journal Highlights “Lift Up Louisville” Fundraiser

April 29, 2020

The video project is led by Teddy Abrams, a 2008 graduate of Curtis.


Curtis Summerfest Transitions Flagship Program to Online Format for Summer 2020

April 27, 2020

The Young Artist Summer Program will present personalized virtual learning opportunities with celebrated faculty


More to Watch: April 27–May 3

April 27, 2020

Curtis is happy to share a small sampling of the performances available this week from our alumni, peer organizations, and friends.


From Seminar to Semaphore

April 24, 2020

Jeanne Minahan McGinn, Ph.D, Curtis’s chair of liberal arts, reflects on teaching and learning during the pandemic.


Miguel Harth-Bedoya Speaks About Career Moves with Fort Worth Weekly

April 21, 2020

Mr. Harth-Bedoya is a 1991 graduate of Curtis.


More to Watch: April 20–26

April 20, 2020

Curtis is happy to share a small sampling of the performances available this week from our alumni, peer organizations, and friends.


More to Watch: April 13–19

April 13, 2020

Curtis is happy to share a small sampling of the performances available this week from our alumni, peer organizations, and friends.


David Hertzberg and Yevgeniy Sharlat Receive 2020 Guggenheim Fellowships

April 10, 2020

Mr. Hertzberg and Dr. Sharlat were recognized for prior achievement and exceptional promise in the field of music composition


The Curtis Institute of Music and the Purple Project for Democracy Announce New Competition for Composers and Their Collaborators

April 8, 2020

Prize-winning work promoting democratic values will receive performance by Curtis’s Ensemble 20/21 and $10,000 USD


Karina Canellakis Appointed Principal Guest Conductor with London Philharmonic Orchestra

April 6, 2020

Ms. Canellakis, a 2004 graduate, will begin her new position in September