Eric Boruff

Eric Boruff is a California-transplant loving life in Charlotte, NC! He started a violin lesson studio in January 2017 and has enjoyed seeing it grow to one of the largest violin-exclusive music lesson studios in the Charlotte area. In 2019, he accepted the position as music director of the Cornelius Youth Orchestras, a local youth orchestra that has been in the community since 2006. Music takes up a large part of his life, but he also enjoys playing hockey and helping out in church on Sundays.

Q: Please tell us a little bit about your family.
My family has all moved to the Charlotte area as well! Great to be close.

Q: Please tell us about your current, past, or future career. What do you love most about what you do?
Operating my violin studio is my primary occupation. In the last couple years, we have added a few teachers to our team and it’s awesome getting to collaborate!

Q: What is your favorite restaurant in Lake Norman?*
Las Meras Tortas

Q: How long have you lived or worked in Lake Norman?*
5 years

Q: If you could travel anywhere in the world right now, where would it be?*
Kauai

Q: What advice would you give to people?
Never stop learning.

Q: What is something on your bucket list?
Don’t really have one.

Q: Do you have any pets? Tell us about them!
None!

Q: What is something interesting that most people don’t know about you?*
I play hockey!

Q: What is your favorite pizza topping?
The more toppings, the better!

Q: Who inspires you to be better?
Anyone that strives for excellence in what they do. Don’t really have any individual role models.

Q: Finally, what would be your #1 “wish list” feature for your dream house?
A mini performance/recital hall.