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Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Presents Works by Composer in Residence Chen Yi December 1 and 2

November 28, 2017

Philadelphia performance streamed live on YouTube (Curtis.edu/YouTube); repeat performance at Miller Theatre in New York City; Chamber works by Chen Yi combine Chinese traditions and Western tonalities


Curtis on Tour returns from Latin America

November 16, 2017

The start of a new school year also brought the start of a new touring season for Curtis.



Bernstein: The Pianist and the Pedagogue

November 13, 2017

“Then there was the great Vengerova…never had I had a piano teacher so demanding and tyrannical.”


Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Eugene Onegin November 16–19 at Prince Theater

November 8, 2017

Joseph Mechavich conducts, Chas Rader-Shieber directs


Bernstein: The Curtis Class of '41

November 2, 2017

“When I think back on the two years I spent in Philadelphia, my immediate memory is of a deeply moving experience.”


Photos: Curtis Symphony Orchestra with Juanjo Mena

October 30, 2017

Relive this weekend's Curtis Symphony Orchestra concert in photos


Bernstein: Conducting as a Conductor Conducts

October 24, 2017

“Suddenly I was studying with the great and fanatically severe Fritz Reiner.”


Meet Curtis Symphony Orchestra soloists Hae Sue Lee and Oliver Herbert

October 19, 2017

Student soloists Hae Sue Lee and Oliver Herbert break new ground as student soloists in Strauss's tone poem Don Quixote


Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Presents Ecotone: Selected Works for Solo Instruments on October 31

October 19, 2017

Streamed Live on YouTube (Curtis.edu/YouTube); Solo works test technical and dramatic range of student performers