News Listing


Remembering the Great War

November 20, 2018

This November, as the world commemorates the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, the Archives recognizes those from the Curtis family who served in, or were affected by, the "Great War."



Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Sweeney Todd November 14–18

November 12, 2018

Three performances at Philadelphia Film Center, formerly Prince Theater


Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Opens 2018–19 Season with A Mad King on November 10

November 7, 2018

Streamed Live on YouTube (Curtis.edu/YouTube); Performance combines works by Peter Maxwell Davies and Julius Eastman


Judith Ingolfsson and Vladimir Stoupel Perform Duo Recital for Curtis Presents Series November 4

October 31, 2018

Seasoned violin and piano soloists combine as Duo Ingolfsson-Stoupel in Field Concert Hall


The Third Movement: Graffman as Curtis Director

October 19, 2018

After graduating, Gary Graffman began a celebrated solo career, but never lost touch with Curtis


New Quartet in Residence and Fellows Named for 2018–19

October 18, 2018

Curtis welcomes to its student body the newest participants in the school’s professional bridge programs.


Overtones Fall 2018 Issue Published

October 17, 2018

Fall issue of Overtones is published, with enhanced digital content at Curtis.edu



Curtis Institute of Music Family Concerts Present Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb on October 21

October 15, 2018

Families explore percussion, rhythm, and communication as inspired by children’s book