Prof. Igor Petrushevski has established himself as one of the leading violin teachers of today. For the last 25 years, his students have won 1st prizes in a much international competition that most recently included the G. Enescu, Aram Khachaturian, Osaka, etc. They have performed with major orchestras in major concert halls. Many of them have professional careers that include major solo careers, chamber music careers, and orchestral careers. Some of them are teaching in universities throughout the world.
A crucial part of his teaching methodology is to develop on the same level technical, emotional and intellectual aspect of playing. It is a giant complex puzzle where if there is one piece missing the whole picture is just not there. Different aspects of creating a violinist were allocated to the assistant and the others to the main professor. Having studied under this system, Prof. Igor Petrushevski is trying to pass on to his students all these aspects.
He continues to teach the methodology of the famous Russian school of violin playing.