Boris is a vocal performer with a brilliant personality. He’s always been in love with his “vocal instrument” and its extraordinary possibilities. He loves to find different original ways of singing, due to his very different backgrounds, from classical studies until jazz singing (thanks to his mentor Mark Murphy), passing from funk-rock to avant-garde experimental approaches. Boris Savoldelli has performed solo and in various projects all around the world, with over 250 performances in over 120 cities just in Russia, as well all around Italy and Ukraine. He has also performed multiple times in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, South Korea, USA, Brazil, Spain. In October 2015, Boris has received the Award at the Sergey Esenin International Literature Awards in Moscow for his project dedicated to Esenin poems in jazz.
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“A great proponents of simply superb singing” —Mark Murphy (Jazz singer)
“A technically dazzling, musically engaging show” —Bob Bannister (contributor to
Time Out New York Magazine)
“I was blown away by its power, musicality, technique and humor. Really, great
singing” —Elliott Sharp
“An attractive voice, interesting ideas, exciting solos” —Howard Mandel (Jazz critic)
“One of the most intriguing vocal projects to come along in years” —Arnaldo
DeSouteiro (Jazz Station, Brazil)
“Boris is twitching violently, tapping his larynx in the name of vibration, manipulating
his own sampled tones into wobbled pitch-waverers
Voice / vocals
Willing to teach