News Listing


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


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 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 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


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


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