News Listing


Double Bass Graduate Creates His Own Neighborhood Concert Hall, WHYY Reports

August 13, 2020

Miles Davis is a 1974 graduate of Curtis


Gabriella Smith Will “Make You Love” Contemporary Music

August 6, 2020

Composition graduate included in New York Times feature on 21st-century composers


The Dover Quartet Joins the Curtis Institute of Music Faculty as First Penelope P. Watkins Ensemble in Residence

August 5, 2020

Innovative residency combines teaching, touring, and technology


Curtis Mourns the Passing of Leon Fleisher

August 4, 2020

Mr. Fleisher served on the Curtis faculty from 1986 to 2011


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.