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The Curtis Institute of Music

The Curtis Institute of Music

The Curtis Institute of Music on Rittenhouse Square is, according to U.S. News & World Report, the most selective institution of higher education in the United States. Since its establishment in 1924, Curtis has served as a training ground for orchestral musicians, as well as composers, organists, pianists and singers. All students attend the school on a full scholarship, making admission extremely competitive.

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