Stanislav Golovin has performed as a solo, chamber and orchestral musician throughout the United States, Europe and Asia. Dr. Golovin joined the faculty at The University of Akron School of Music in 2017. He is currently a member of Solaris Woodwind Quintet. Stanislav is a Gold Medal winner of the prestigious Ima Hogg Houston Symphony Young Artist Competition. He has performed with The Cleveland Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Houston Symphony Orchestra, Kansas City Symphony, Kansas City Chamber Orchestra, CityMusic Cleveland, Blossom Festival Orchestra, Britt Festival Orchestra, New Hampshire Music Festival Orchestra, Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra, and others. He has played under the baton of Gustavo Dudamel, Franz Welser-Möst, Alan Gilbert, Hans Graf, John Williams, Manfred Honeck, David Robertson, Paavo Järvi, Lionel Bringuier, Giancarlo Guerrero, to name a few.
Stanislav Golovin has won numerous awards and competitions, including the Milhaud Performance Prize Competition, the Wagner College Young Artist Competition, the Tuesday Musical Club Competition, National Young Artist Competition of Uzbekistan, International Jewish Young Arts Competition, the Fine Arts Award in Clarinet at Interlochen Arts Academy, and the Cleveland Institute of Music Concerto Competition.
Dr. Golovin is currently on faculty at the Cleveland Institute of Music’s Preparatory and Continuing Education Division. He has also taught at Interlochen Arts Academy. Dr. Golovin has presented masterclasses at University of Washington in Seattle, at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, the University of Iowa, the University of South Dakota, the University of Missouri in Columbia, Truman State University, Kansas State University, Wichita State University, and others. Dr. Golovin received his Bachelor's and Master's degrees in clarinet performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music and his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in clarinet performance from the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance. His primary teachers have included Franklin Cohen, Jane Carl and Nathan Williams.
As a Buffet Crampon USA Artist/Clinician and Vandoren Performing Artist, Dr. Golovin performs exclusively on Buffet Crampon clarinets and Vandoren reeds and mouthpieces.