The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia announced that it is featured alongside the world’s top performing organizations, including the Mayo Clinic, New Zealand All Blacks Rugby Team, Doctors Without Borders, U.S. Marine Corps, Finnish State School System, St. Louis Cardinals, Toyota, and Mariinsky Theatre (Kirov Ballet) in the recently published Powerhouse: Insider Accounts Into The World’s Top High-Performance Organizations by strategy and high-performance consultants Brian MacNeice and James Bowen.

The press release says: « Mr. MacNeice and Mr. Bowen, founders of the international Kotinos Partners consultancy, conducted immersive and personal research at 12 organizations, investigating culture, interviewing leaders, and observing everyday practice. Despite the diverse range of industries – business, sports, technology, finance, education, and the arts -each of these successful institutions shared a common bond. (…)

At the Curtis Institute of Music, the authors recognized the rigorous selection policy, ambitious mission, feedback-rich culture with one-on-one attention from faculty, commitment to a tuition-free policy, and dedication to continual improvement as key elements in the school’s success. »


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