Anansi and the Great Light
Anansi and the Great Light

The children's opera "Anansi and the Great Light" is based on the folktale "Anansi and the Spider."

Anansi and the Great Light
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Anansi and the Great Light

Anansi and the Great Light

On Stage At Curtis features Anansi and the Great Light, a children’s opera composed by Nick DiBerardino in collaboration wit ...

Air Date: January 24, 2020

Hannah Klein, mezzo-soprano; Reese Revak, piano

Songs from Fauré and Barber

Songs from French composer Gabriel Fauré and American composer Samuel Barber performed by mezzo-soprano Hannah Klein. Fa ...

Air Date: January 10, 2020

Benjamin Krasner

Benjamin Krasner

On Stage At Curtis features pianist Benjamin Krasner a self-described storyteller. He has a narrative that unfolds through the music he ...

Air Date: January 3, 2020

Curtis students Joshua Halpern, cello; Jiacheng Xiong, piano

Innovative Compositions

Chamber music by two Curtis composers is featured On Stage At Curtis. Horse of the Wind by Dai Wei and Well-Groomed by Viet ...

Air Date: December 27, 2019

Soprano Sophia Fiuza Hunt on stage at Curtis

Brazilian Flare

Brazilian music is mix with African, Portuguese and Indian influences. Experience Brazilian soprano Sophia Fiuza Hunt as she sings some ...

Air Date: November 22, 2019

Sophia Maekawa, mezzo-soprano; Marcus Elliott Gaved, double bass; Jungeun Kim, piano

Brilliant Playing, Superb Technique

On Stage At Curtis features cellist Sydney Lee playing one of her personal favorites from Tchaikovsky and mezzo-soprano Sophia Maekawa pe ...

Air Date: November 8, 2019

Composer Nick DiBerardino

Redefining Classical Music

Composer Nick DiBerardino’s works from his graduation recital as well as a glance into his pioneering three-part lecture recitals S ...

Air Date: November 1, 2019

Students on stage at Curtis

The Soldier’s Tale

On Stage At Curtis features the musical excerpts from the original Igor Stravinsky’s L’Histoire Du Soldat (The Sold ...

Air Date: October 25, 2019

Lun Li, violin; Chase Park, cello; Janice Carissa, piano on stage at Curtis

Romantic Debussy at 18

On Stage At Curtis features a composition written by Claude Debussy at the age of 18 in 1880. The Piano Trio was discovered ove ...

Air Date: October 18, 2019

Curtis student Alexandra Tihonova playing the harp.

Home Impressions

This week On Stage At Curtis features two pieces that generates feelings of home for Moscow harpist Alexandra Tihonova and pianist Yangya ...

Air Date: October 11, 2019

Composer Elizabeth Younan

Excitement, Agitation and Grief

This week On Stage At Curtis features two compositions by composer Elizabeth Younan from Sydney, Australia. Elizabeth has a Bachelor and ...

Air Date: October 4, 2019

Violist Michael Casimir

Violist Michael Casimir

On Stage At Curtis profiles Philadelphia native violist Michael Casimir, a 2018 graduate from the Curtis Institute of Music and currently ...

Air Date: May 12, 2019

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