Andrew Borkowski || Proctors Site Leader & String Teaching Artist
Cellist Andrew Borkowski joined ESYO in 2017, and performs regularly as a soloist/chamber musician and with orchestras throughout New York City and the Hudson Valley area. He has participated in master classes with such respected cellists as Eric Bartlett, Fred Sherry, and Chris Finckel, and his principal teachers include Jonathan Golove, Benjamin Karp, Stephen Harrison, and Marcy Rosen. An ardent supporter of contemporary music, he has appeared with such groups as the Argento Chamber Players and New York Composer’s Circle, and was the co-founder and director of Innovox Contemporary Ensemble. He was a teaching artist for Associated Solo Artists from 2013-15, giving concerts and lectures in schools throughout the Adirondack Region of New York, and has taught at the annual summer festival Chamber Music Institute at the University of Maine since 2012. He is currently a member of The Orchestra Now, a new orchestra in residence at Bard College under the direction of Leon Botstein.