Caroline was a member of the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra for 39 years and Concertmaster for over 20 years. Since 1990 she had periodically been a featured soloist with the orchestra. In March of 2007 she performed the Saint-Saens Violin Concerto No.3 with the symphony.
Ms. Curtis has been a member and has served as Concertmaster on different occasions with the following orchestras; N.W.Indiana Symphony, Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, South Bend Symphony, Paderewski Symphony, Lincoln Opera Orchestra and Downers Grove Choral Society Orchestra. In addition she has played with the Joffrey Ballet Company Orchestra and the Chicagoland Pops Orchestra.
Currently Caroline is a member of the Ken Arlen Orchestra which is a High Society Band that performs for weddings and corporate functions in many different states. They have played at the Bellagio in Las Vegas on New Years Eve for the past 15 years.
She continues to perform and freelance in the Chicagoland area.