About

Saxophonist/flutist/composer Carl Clements performs and records internationally in a variety of styles, with a particular focus on jazz, Hindustani classical music, and various forms of improvised and pre-composed music. He received a Ph.D. from the CUNY Graduate Center, an MFA from CalArts, a BM from Berklee College of Music, and has studied Hindustani classical flute (bansuri) since 1989. He is currently Saxophone/Improvisation Instructor and Jazz Combo Coach at Amherst College and is available for online and in-person lessons.

My recent duo performance along with Steven Kirby at the Charles River Museum of Innovation and Technology was livestreamed on December 9. Beautiful space, friendly and very adept crew. Thanks to Ken Field and the Charles River Museum for hosting us. For anyone who missed the livestream, you can still watch the concert here: https://www.charlesrivermuseum.org/events-list/2021/12/9, or via this direct link: https://youtu.be/1JlEAEkH6ag