News Listing


Curtis Receives “It’s On Us PA” Award from Governor Tom Wolf

January 17, 2020

Curtis is among 36 colleges and universities to receive grant to combat campus sexual assault as part of national initiative


MEDIA ALERT: Curtis Visits Two School District of Philadelphia Locations for MLK Day of Service

January 15, 2020

Curtis students perform at Carver Engineering and Science and Cayuga Elementary School as part of ongoing partnerships in 2019–20


Joseph Conyers and Project 440 Receive Lewis Prize

January 14, 2020

Mr. Conyers is the co-founder and executive director of Project 400, which received a Finalist Award.


Kevin Lin Named Concertmaster of Indianapolis Symphony

January 10, 2020

Mr. Lin is a 2017 graduate of Curtis.


Jonathan Biss and Curtis Release Final Installment of Exploring Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas

January 8, 2020

Since launching in 2013, six-part course has reached over 150,000 people in 185 countries


Osmo Vänskä Conducts the Curtis Symphony Orchestra and Jonathan Biss at Carnegie Hall February 8

December 30, 2019

The performance in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage concludes the ensemble’s seven-city U.S. tour


Osmo Vänskä Leads the Curtis Symphony Orchestra on its First-Ever United States Tour

December 30, 2019

The orchestra and piano soloist Jonathan Biss (’01) perform in seven U.S. cities from January 30–February 8 with final concert at Carnegie Hall


Overtones: Sphinx Performance Academy

December 18, 2019

The Sphinx Performance Academy at Curtis Summerfest offers a conservatory experience to young Black and Latinx string players.


2019 Year In Review

December 17, 2019

Relive 2019 in photos


Curtis Institute of Music Offers New Evening Seminars to Deepen Concertgoing Experience

December 10, 2019

Taught by Curtis faculty chair, seminars are first in-person courses offered to the community