Stanislav and Irina Yaroshenko are a husband and wife luthier couple based in Dnipro, a city that straddles the Dnipro River in the east of Ukraine. Both studied music: Stanislav is a violin graduate of the Glinka Academy of Music in Dnipro, while Irina studied viola at the University of Arts in Kharkiv and has taught viola, violin and music theory at the Glinka Academy of Music for over ten years. Since 2009, Stanislav worked with violin maker V. Bely, restoring instruments, and from 2017, the couple have focused their efforts on violin making, with Stanislav completing a violin on 23 February 2022 - the day before the Russian invasion on Ukraine.
Read this interesting STRAD Magazine article about Stanislav Yaroshenko and his previous violin, finished on the day before the Russian invasion of Ukraine. https://www.thestrad.com/news/from-dnipro-to-landshut-violins-that-travel-through-a-war/15585.article
Check out Stanislav's attractive Instagram page here: stanislav_yaroshenko_luthier