Thomas Stanley Stanford
November, 2021

Stan Stanford

Trio Spektrum (Retired)

Marilyn Shotola, flute
Stan Stanford, clarinet
 Tomas Svoboda, piano

Mozart Trio
Tami Fung, clarinet
Stan Stanford, clarinet
Rey Abolofia, clarinet and bass clarinet
(Clarinet Trio playing mostly Mozart era music for any Occasion; Call 971-570-6649 for details)


Brief Vitae for Stan Stanford
D.M.A.            1983            Music History/Clarinet                University of Oregon
M.M.               1967            Music Education                           University of Oregon
B.M.                1965            Music Education                           University of Oregon


Portland State University       Professor Emeritus             2007-
Portland State University        Professor of Music                            1986-
Portland State University        Chairman, Music Department           1986-1999
Portland State University       Associate Professor  of Music         1981-86

Warner Pacific College            Assoc/Asst Professor  of Music      1973-81
Estacada Public Schools         Instrumental Music Director              1967-73

Oregon  Territory Antique Society Newsletter (4 times per year), 2007-2020
"Clarinet Recording Artists in America, 1890-1920," in The Clarinet,  March, 2014
"Collecting Phonographs," in Finders Keepers (documentary film), Handcrafted Productions, 2011
"Collecting Phonographs in Eastern Oregon," for In the Groove (Journal  of the International Phonograph Society), Oct/Nov, 2011
"Edison Clarinet Recordings in America, 1889-1924," in The Clarinet, December, 2010
"Clarinet, Phonographs and the Acoustic Era Clarinetists in the United States,"  for In the Groove (Journal of the Michigan Antique Phonograph Society), Oct/Nov, 2010
Masters of the Clarinet (CD Recording), Archeophone Records, April, 2010
"Crystal Lake Auxetophone,"  in The Sound Box (Journal of the California Antique Phonograph Society), June, 2009

"Clarinet Recordings (Historic)"  for Encyclopedia of Recorded Sound.   Routledge Press , 2005. 
"Six Japanese Songs for Soprano, Clarinet and Piano,"  Margaret Garowood Choral Trilogy, Albany Records, 2004.
Dreams of a Dancer
(Trio Spektrum, PSU Faculty Trio, CD Recording), North Pacific Music , 2002
Extended Clarinets  (Clarinet Ensemble Music produced by Roger Garrett, CD Recording), 2000

Music from Bohemia (Trio Spektrum, PSU Faculty Trio, CD Recording), North Pacific Music,  2000
The Acoustic Era Clarinet Recordings, 1895-1918 (CD Recording), Stan Stanford, 1998
Music of Eastern Europe (Ensemble Viento, PSU Faculty Woodwind Quintet), Centuar Records,1995
Dissertation: Analytical Techniques for Lower-Division College Music Majors: Short Range Growth , University of Oregon, 1983

Teaching Areas
Clarinet Performance
Clarinet Ensemble
Clarinet Pedagogy
Music History
Music Literature
Analytical Techniques
Music Education
Chamber Music

Professional Memberships
International Clarinet Society
Music Educators National Conference
Local 99, American Federation of Musicians
Antique Phonograph Society
Oregon Territory Antique Phonograph Society