MM, Lynn University
Professor of Music
Areas of Expertise:
Office Phone: 561.297.3820
Office: AL 119
Stojo, a native Macedonian, first started playing the clarinet at the age of eleven.
He has since won many national and international competitions. To name a few: National Clarinet Competition 2002 (Macedonia), National Chamber Music Competition 2003 (Macedonia) Sofia International Chamber Music Competition 2003, (Bulgaria), International Clarinet Competition 2004 (Serbia), Lynn Conservatory Concerto Competition 2008 (FL, USA).
He is equally at home as a soloist, recitalist, in the orchestra, or in a chamber setting. His performance engagements have taken him all over Europe and North America.
He is currently working as a freelance musician and a clarinet teacher in South Florida. His engagements include: Miami City Ballet, Symphony of the Americas, The Symphonia, Southwest Florida Symphony, Palm Beach Opera, Naples Chamber Orchestra, Gulfshore Opera, Orlando Philharmonic, as well as several different chamber groups.
He has played under the batons of such conductors as: Gerard Schwarz, Gary Sheldon, Gunther Shuller, David Stern, Guillermo Figueroa, Nir Kabaretti, Greg Ritchey, Albert-George Schram, Jon Robertson.
He holds a Masters of Music Performance degree from Lynn University Conservatory of Music, and his principal teachers include: Jon Manasse, Pande Tatarchevski, Paul Green, Richard Hancock and Dragoljub Buzevski.
Besides playing classical music, Stojo is also passionate about teaching, playing Klezmer, and practicing Yoga. In addition to his private studio teaching, he is also holding the clarinet adjunct-instructor position at the Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida.