Martha Stoddard

Flute, Conductor, Teaching Composer



Marty is deeply involved in the San Francisco Bay Area music scene as a conductor, composer, educator and flutist. She is Director of Instrumental Music at Lick-Wilmerding High School and Artistic Director of the Oakland Civic Orchestra as well as past Director of the John Adams Young Composer Program at the Crowden School. Her music has been performed by the American Composer’s Forum, Avenue Winds, San Francisco Choral Artists, San Francisco Composers’ Chamber Orchestra, Schwungvoll!, Community Women’s Orchestra, Oakland Civic Orchestra, Womensing, New Directions Series: Bakersfield Symphony, Trinity Chamber Concert Series, the New Music Forum Festival of Contemporary Music and in London, UK by Carla Rees. Recent commissions include from the Left Coast Chamber Ensemble, Sierra Ensemble and the San Francisco Wind Festival. Ms. Stoddard is a four-time recipient of ASCAP Plus Awards and holds music degrees from Humboldt State University and San Francisco State University. She is published by Tetractys.