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Boris Kupesic


Boris Kupesic

RCM Certified
Violinist Boris Kupesic has performed extensively throughout North America, Europe and Asia. He was born in Toronto and graduated from the Royal Conservatory with professors Yakov Geringas and Jascha Milkis. Boris is also a graduate of Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music and the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, having studied with professors Valentin Zhuk, Nelli Shkolnikova and Mauricio Fuks. From 2006-2010 Boris was Assistant Concertmaster of the Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana housed in the Palau De Les Arts in Valencia, Spain under the music directorships of Lorin Maazel and Zubin Mehta. Since 2010, Boris has made Toronto home again, having the privilege to perform with such ensembles as the Toronto Symphony, National Ballet of Canada, The Canadian Opera Company and Esprit Orchestra as well as maintaining a vibrant studio of wonderful pupils continuing the musical traditions that were passed along to him through his mentors.

Instrument / Discipline

  • Violin
  • Rudiments
  • Harmony
  • Theory

Spoken languages

  • English
  • Croatian
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Specialized in

  • Youth (7-17)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Young Children (under 7)
  • Beginner/Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Teaches At

  • Music school
  • Online
  • Teacher's home
  • Teacher's studio

Specialist designation

  • Violin - Elementary
  • Violin - Intermediate


  • 2004 - Bachelors Degree - Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University Bloomington
  • 2004 - Graduate Performer Diploma - Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University Bloomington
  • 1999 - Artist Diploma - Conservatorium Van Amsterdam
RCM Credentials
RCM Certified