Emerging virtuosos all, the musicians of the Curtis Symphony Orchestra meld into an expression of something much greater. Add internationally renowned conductors and sparkling repertoire, and the result is an immersive experience with unique resonance. The Curtis Symphony Orchestra performs at Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center and Alumnae Hall at Immaculata University each season.
Please visit Curtis.edu/Orchestra over the summer for information on the 2020–21 season.
October 19 and 20, 2019
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Robert Kahn, conducting fellow
Yuwon Kim, conducting fellow
The Percussion Collective
Curtis Percussion Group
Members of the Curtis Opera Theatre
|BEETHOVEN||Leonore Overture No. 3|
|MOZART||Selections from Cosi fan tutte and Le nozze di Figaro|
January 30 and 31, 2020
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Jonathan Biss, piano
|SMITH||f(x) = sin²x –1/x|
|BEETHOVEN||Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat major, Op. 73 (“Emperor”)|
|SIBELIUS||Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 43|
This concert was postponed due to public safety measures related to COVID-19
Michael Stern, conductor
Pamela Frank, violin
|BARBER||Music for a Scene from Shelley, Op. 7|
|BEETHOVEN||Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61|
Orchestral concerts are supported by the Jack Wolgin Curtis Orchestral Concerts Endowment Fund.
Guest conductor appearances for each Curtis Symphony Orchestra performance are made possible by the Gustave and Rita Hauser Chair.