Brian Stanley was appointed to the position of Trumpet Instructor at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL in August 2006. Mr. Stanley is also on the faculty at Broward Community College. He performs with the Palm Beach Opera Orchestra, Palm Beach Symphony, Atlantic Classical Orchestra, Naples Philharmonic Orchestra, Palm Beach Chamber Music Festival and the IRIS Chamber Orchestra in Memphis, TN. Prior teaching appointments include the University of Miami, Palm Beach Atlantic University, University of Akron (OH) and The College of Wooster (OH).
He was a member of the Florida Philharmonic Orchestra and the Florida Grand Opera Orchestra for eighteen seasons and performs throughout South Florida as a leading soloist, chamber and commercial musician.
Professor Stanley has recorded on the Harmonia Mundi, Naxos and Klavier labels featuring music of Mahler, Walton, Bernstein and Surinach. In addition, he has served as an adjudicator for the National Foundation for the Advancement in Arts.