Georgiy Borisov

Georgiy BorisovGeorgiy Borisov was born into a musical family in Tashkent, the capital city of Uzbekistan. Currently he is an Artist in Residence and Principal Clarinetist in the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra in Michigan. He has performed in the New York Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, IRIS Orchestra, Tanglewood Music Festival, National Orchestral Institute, Music Masters Festival in Japan and Beethoven Festival Orchestra in Chicago among other orchestras. As a soloist, he appeared with the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, West Point Band, Manhattan Chamber Sinfonia, Chorpus Christi Wind Ensemble and Interlochen Arts Academy Symphony.

As a chamber musician, he was a member of NEOlit Music Ensemble in New York performing in the Barge Music Concert Series. He is a 1st Prize winner of the International Clarinet Association Competition, Kingsville International Competition, Andreas Makris International Competition, West Point Band International Competition, Republic Competition of Uzbekistan and concerto competitions of Manhattan School of Music and Interlochen Arts Academy. Being an active educator, Georgiy has been teaching at the Western Michigan University, Crescendo Academy as well as Interlochen Arts Camp in the summer.