- Boris Schwarz
(b New York, Nov 18, 1902; d Englewood, NJ, Oct 5, 1995). American viola player, composer and teacher, sister of Joseph Fuchs. She studied the violin with Svecenski and Kneisel, and composition with Goetschius, at the New York Institute of Musical Art (now the Juilliard School), winning several awards on graduation. Her New York début in ...