Graduated from the famous Stolyarsky School of Music in Odessa. In Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory his teacher was world-renowned violinist, professor, musician Leonid Kogan. At present time Sergey Kravchenko is a full-time professor of Moscow Conservatory.
After he became a Prize winner at Paganini competition in Geneva, his concert career began. Later he also became a Prize winner in J. Thibaut competition in Paris and in Competition of String Quartets in Liege, Belgium.
Toured extensively throughout Russia and abroad. He played and gave master classes in Germany, Hungary, Austria, Poland, Italy, Japan, South Korea, France, Spain, Belgium, Brazil, Finland, Israel, the USA, Australia etc.
Many of his students are winners of international competitions: V. Igolinsky, V. Mullova, S. Krylov, J. Ko, N. Sachenko, and others. He is a member of jury at many prestige International competitions: Tchaikovsky competition, Brahms competition, Oistrakh competition, Enescu competition, Lysenko competition and others. Sergey Kravchenko has made numerous recordings in Russia, Germany, France, Italy and other countries.
For his outstanding achievements Sergey Kravchenko was awarded an honorary title: “Distinguished Artist of Russia”.