Phyllis Curtin, beloved opera singer and master vocal teacher, dies at age 94

“Phyllis’s extraordinary artistry and deeply effective role as a master teacher at Tanglewood, all informed by her dynamic presence, dignity, and elegance as a human being, gives Curtin, a place of honor in Tanglewood’s pantheon of great major musical figures who have had an undeniable impact on the festival and its school.”

— Mark Volpe, Boston Symphony Orchestra Managing Director