Along with being a passionate performer, Ivan is an experienced teacher. Ivan has served as a violin instructor at the Eckhardt-Gramatté Conservatory of Music in Canada and China. His students have been admitted to prestigious music schools such as the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing and Shenyang Conservatory of Music.
Ivan's teaching philosophy is to tailor his teaching to his students' needs and to explore their potential. He is himself a player of the Franco-Belgian school. He is committed to allowing each student to develop their full strengths and benefit from them. He advocates listening, listening, listening, and using theory to support practice. He shares information about various masterclasses with his students and gives them the opportunity to participate.