Curtis Institute of Music Library

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see what I have checked out?


Go to My Account in the ROC to see what you have checked out and renew items.


learn about Curtis history?


Go to the Archives to learn more about Curtis history, its people, and how to contact the archivist.


request a purchase?


To request a purchase, please go to the recommendation page here.


find my recital CD/DVD?


Type the date of the recital you want to find in year, month, day format (e.g. 20130209).


find faculty services?


The library offers faculty course support for print and electronic reserves and textbook ordering.


New Materials in the Library

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Epitaffio no. 1, 2 e 3 / Luigi Nono.

1 score (167 pages) ; 31 cm.Read more

Quintette op. 51 : pour quatuor à cordes et piano / Florent Schmitt.

1 score (135 pages) + 4 parts : portrait ; 31 cmRead more

Hikes around Philadelphia / Boyd Newman & Linda Newman.

xviii, 200 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cmRead more

Dark inventions / Philip Cashian.

1 score (28 pages) + 4 parts ; 30 cmRead more

[Autograph book of the Rosenberg family].

[16] leaves : music, photographs ; 18 x 25 cm.Read more

Lynnwood Farnam Papers

9.5 Linear feet 14 archival boxes, 3 11x15 photoboxes, 1 11x17 photo box.Read more

Carlos Salzedo Collection

17.2 Linear feet (10 archival boxes, 6 storage file boxes, and 7 oversize photo boxes).Read more

In-Schrift 2 : für Orchester (2013) / Wolfgang Rihm.

1 study score (2, 49 pages) : illustration ; 31 cmRead more