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Michelle Cann and Karen Slack To Receive Sphinx Medal of Excellence

July 26, 2021

Pianist and soprano honored for achievements in musicianship, advocacy, and ambassadorship

Curtis Announces Andrew Lane as Vice President, Touring and Artist Management

July 7, 2021

New position acknowledges success of global touring activities and artist management initiative

Alumni Educator Profile: Margaret Batjer

June 29, 2021

Margaret Batjer (Violin ’80) has served as concertmaster of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) since 1998. She is renowned as a violin soloist, chamber musician, and teacher, and has established herself as a versatile and respected artist worldwide.

NPR, New Yorker, LA Times Explore Julius Eastman Revivals

June 24, 2021

A 1963 Curtis graduate, Eastman “personifies so many issues of our day,” reports critic Mark Swed

Elizabeth Younan and Philadelphia Orchestra Musicians Provide Catwalk Soundtrack

June 14, 2021

Composition graduate’s premiere celebrates local clothing design project, reports WHYY

Watch Midori Receive Kennedy Center Honor

June 7, 2021

43rd Annual Kennedy Center Honors aired on CBS June 6

Young Conductors Featured in New York Times

June 4, 2021

Recent article asks if assistant conductors, including several Curtis alumni, are the future of the orchestral field

Imani Winds Joins the Curtis Institute of Music Faculty

June 2, 2021

GRAMMY-nominated ensemble brings expertise in chamber music programming, community engagement, and career development

Ed Gazouleas Appointed Gie and Lisa Liem Artistic Director

May 27, 2021

Mr. Gazouleas is a 1984 viola graduate and joined the faculty in 2017

Commencement: Curtis Celebrates the Class of 2021

May 24, 2021

Degrees, diplomas, and special prizes awarded to nineteen graduates in online ceremony