News Listing


Alexis C. Lamb Selected to Create New Work for Curtis Institute of Music’s Ensemble 20/21

July 29, 2020

Composer’s proposal involves collaboration with projection designer Camilla Tassi


Curtis Mourns the Death of Eleanor Sokoloff

July 13, 2020

The school’s longest-serving faculty member passed away on July 12 at age 106


More to Watch: July 6–12

July 6, 2020

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


Alumni Quarantining Together Featured in Philadelphia Inquirer

July 2, 2020

Curtis graduates perform string quartets from South Philadelphia home


J’Nai Bridges in New York Times on COVID-19 Challenges

June 29, 2020

Ms. Bridges is a 2012 graduate.


More to Watch: June 29–July 5

June 29, 2020

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


Joseph Conyers In Conversation with WRTI

June 25, 2020

Accomplished performer and educator discusses how he leads young musicians through times of crisis


Rosalyn Tureck Autobiography Details ‘A Life with Bach’

June 16, 2020

Publication explores the life of keyboard artist, teacher, conductor, scholar, author, and lecturer Dr. Rosalyn Tureck


The New Yorker Explores the Instagram Practice Trend

June 9, 2020

Alumni projects including Hilary Hahn’s #100DaysofPractice and John-Henry Crawford’s #The1000DayJourney are featured.


Philadelphia Inquirer Talks to Anthony McGill About Classical Music as Protest

June 3, 2020

Mr. McGill is a member of Curtis’s faculty and a 2000 graduate.