Ayako has given recitals in the United States, Canada, England, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Lebanon and Serbia; appeared as soloist with the Juilliard Symphony, Eastern Connecticut Symphony, Connecticut Chamber Orchestra, Wallingford Symphony Orchestra in the United States, and with University Symphony Orchestra in Edmonton, and in numerous festivals. Ms. Tsuruta holds degrees from the Juilliard School and the Yale School of Music, where she studied with Claude Frank. Together with her husband, pianist Peter Miyamoto, Ms. Tsuruta directs the Odyssey Chamber Music Series and Plowman Chamber Music Competition in Columbia, Missouri, where she co-founded the Columbia Music School.
Learn more about Ayako at www.ayakotsuruta.com.
Ayako will appear at the WinterMezzo series taking place November 15-17, 2019.