She has served as staff accompanist at many national young artist competitions, masterclasses, and summer music festivals. Ms. Iwasaki is most often seen accompanying her husband, Ko Iwasaki (cellist), and they have performed throughout the United States, Japan, and Central America. She has a Bachelors of Music Performance Degree from the Musashino Conservatory of Music in Tokyo.
Yurie Iwasaki has been acclaimed throughout the United States as a chamber musician and collaborative artist. She has performed with well-known artists including Julius Baker, Carol Wincenc, Yfrah Neaman and Emanuel Borok. Her performance with Yfrah Neaman was claimed in the Journal Star as “…accompanist, in fact, seems the wrong word, for she was, indeed, a fellow artist throughout, with a full ranging technique and an expressive power to match his own…”