String Instruments Juror
Boris Shapiro graduated from the Vilnius Conservatoire in violin and took 1st place at the All Soviet-Union competition.
He worked in Lithuania in the symphony orchestra and directed many performances as the principal conductor himself. In Latvia he was the concertmaster of the Opera and Ballet Theater.
In Latvia he was the concertmaster of the Opera and Ballet Theater. Having immigrated to the United States, he gave performances in many of the US cities, including the Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, etc.
Boris Shapiro performed for President Clinton, Calvin Klein, PRESIDENT Donald Trump and many other powerful players. Boris also participated in the show with Laisa Minneli, Jack Mason and others. Boris Shapiro has produced many recordings some of which are available on Youtube.