Boris Savchuk, a virtuoso violinist, was born in the Ukraine and began studying music at the age of six. He is classically trained, and plays viola and violin. Boris immigrated with his family to Israel in the fall of 1990 where he now lives near Ashdod.
Boris is an Israeli artist renowned for playing Klezmer, Yiddish, Chassidic, and Traditional Jewish music rooted in Eastern European culture. He has made seven CD's of Jewish music in Israel and is frequently featured as a guest artist with other musicians and vocalists.
Boris also specializes in Jazz and Improvisational Violin and Viola and includes Romantic and Latin music in his extensive repertoire. He is very active and highly regarded in the Israeli music and artistic community, and has completed four US tours, debuting in Atlanta, Annapolis, Washington DC, and New York.