Chamber Olympic Artist 2019
Tyler Katsura | viola
A graduate of the University of Hawaii, Ewa Beach native Tyler Katsura began his musical studies on violin, later switching to viola. Teachers and mentors include Hawaii Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Ignace Jang, Julia Fujioka, and Hawaii Symphony’s violist Anna Womack. He has performed with the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra, Oahu Civic Orchestra, and the University of Hawaii Symphony Orchestra. An advocate for music education, he maintains a private studio for both violin and viola students islandwide.