Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5434 USA
- M.M., Clarinet Performance, Manhattan School of Music, 2011
- B.M., Clarinet Performance, Manhattan School of Music, 2009
Georgiy Borisov is adjunct assistant professor of clarinet at Western Michigan University. He is an artist in residence and principal clarinetist in the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra and has performed in the New York Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, IRIS Orchestra, Tanglewood Music Festival, National Orchestral Institute, Music Masters Festival (Japan), Beethoven Festival Orchestra (Chicago) and MostArts Festival (New York) orchestras, among others. As a soloist, Borisov has appeared with the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, West Point Band, Manhattan Chamber Sinfonia, Chorpus Christi Wind Ensemble and Interlochen Arts Academy Symphony. In the 2018-19 season he will perform the clarinet concerto "Nekudim" by Jonathan Leshnoff with the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra. As a chamber musician, Borisov was a member of NEOlit Music Ensemble in New York, performing in the Barge Music Concert Series. He is a first-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 the Manhattan School of Music and Interlochen Arts Academy. An active educator, Borisov also teaches at Crescendo Academy and at Interlochen Arts Camp in the summer.