Even Curtis is Looking to Move Ahead

The need to reimagine and update the training of classical musicians is becoming so self-evident that most conservative of conservatories, the Curtis Institute in Philadelphia (where all the tuition is free, all the faculty are distinguished, and all the students are indeed above average) is moving towards including instruction in historically-informed performance and more emphasis on contemporary music.

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  1. I wasn’t aware that Curtis was going in this direction. So glad to learn that they will be emphasizing more contemporary music – this is welcome news indeed!

    American Composer Ralph Kendrick

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