ON THIS DAY | Legendary Soviet Pedagogue Pyotr Stolyarsky Died in 1944

His famed students included David Oistrakh, Boris Goldstein, Nathan Milstein, Igor Oistrakh, Mikhail Fikhtengoltz and Eduard Grach

Pyotr Stolyarsky Birthday

Legendary Soviet violin pedagogue Pyotr Stolyarsky died on this day in 1944, aged 72.

He is remembered in history as the founder of The Odessa School and The Soviet Violin School.