News Listing


Clarinet Trio Performs for Curtis on Tour in Latin America June 9–29

June 6, 2019

Tour stops include a Philadelphia preview, Mexico City, Chile, and first appearances in Peru


Curtis Summerfest Reflections: Chamber Music for Adults

June 5, 2019

Looking back on the first Curtis Summerfest program of 2019


Nikki Chooi Appointed Concertmaster of Buffalo Philharmonic

June 3, 2019

Mr. Chooi is a 2012 graduate of Curtis.


Gabriella Smith Selected as Musical America’s New Artist of the Month

June 3, 2019

Ms. Smith is honored in June 2019.


Hannah Tam Wins Audience Prize at the Montréal ‘Mini Violini’ Showcase

May 29, 2019

Ms. Tam studies with Ida Kavafian at Curtis.


Alejandro Lombo Wins Yamaha Young Performing Artist Competition

May 23, 2019

Mr. Lombo was interviewed by the South Florida Sun Sentinel following his win


Board of Trustees Elects Deborah M. Fretz Next Chair of the Curtis Institute of Music

May 22, 2019

A member of the board of trustees since 2005, Ms. Fretz brings extensive financial and management expertise and Philadelphia philanthropic connections, succeeding Mark E. Rubenstein on June 1, 2019



Commencement 2019: Curtis Celebrates its New Graduates

May 16, 2019

On May 11, Curtis celebrated the class of 2019


Weston Sprott is New Dean of Preparatory Division at Juilliard

May 15, 2019

Mr. Sprott is a 2006 graduate of Curtis