Currently based in Chicago, Patrick Tsuji was formally a fellow with The Civic Orchestra of Chicago. He has participated in festivals such as Spoleto Festival USA, Music Academy of the West and the Aspen Music Festival. Patrick was the third-prize winner of the National Flute Association’s Young Artist Competition. Patrick received his Master of Music from Rice University and his BFA from Carnegie Mellon University. His teachers include Jeanne Baxtresser and Leone Buyse.