UPCOMING GIGS 

October 3, 2020, 3-4 pm: Easthampton duo concert sponsored by a grant from Easthampton City Arts: Carl Clements, saxophones and flutes; Fumi Tomita, bass. (Followed by the New Leaf Trio 4-5 pm)

TBA: Online presentations of the Climate Stories project (duo with Jason Davis) funded by the The Arts at Amherst Initiative.

May/June 2020 Germany tour canceled due to Covid-19.

 

PREVIOUS GIGS 

October 16, 2019: Play to the Art performance to the artwork of Leonardo Drew, featuring Carl Clements, Jason Robinson, and Bob Weiner 

September 8, 2019: Performance in Amherst College Jazz Faculty Concert, Amherst College, Amherst, MA 

September 13: Performance in Clair Arenius' faculty recital, Amherst College, Amherst, MA 

July 11, 2019: Performance wtih Bob Weiner's conduction project, Soundworks Gathering, Easthampton, MA 

July 20, 2019: Performance with Steven Kirby's Illuminations Project at Brandon Music, Brandon, VT 

July 27: Performance with the Julian Gerstin Sextet at Twilight on the Tavern, Putney, VT 

August 15: Performance with the Wolf Pit Big Band, Westfield on Weekends concert series, Westfield, MA 

June, 2019: Performance tour in Germany. 

June 18, 2019: Performance with Steven Kirby's Illuminations Project at the Beehive, Boston 

June 19, 2019: Performance with Steven Kirby at Les Zygomates, Boston 

June 22, 2019: Performance with Steven Kirby's Illuminations Project at Worcester Jazz Festival 

June 22, 2019: Performance with Steven Kirby's Illuminations Project at Worcester Jazz Festival 

May 18, 2019: Performance with the Jay Messer Quintet (Bob Ferrier in for Jay Messer) at Smith College. 

May 25, 2019: Performance with the Jay Messer Quintet at Smith College. 

June 5, 2019: Carl Clements Quartet at Jazzkeller, Frankfurt, Germany 

June 8, 2019: Carl Clements Quartet, Muenze Bacharach, Oberstr. 72-74 
55422 Bacharach / Germany 

June 18: Performance with Steven Kirby at the Beehive, Boston 

June 22: Performance with Steven Kirby at the Central Mass Jazz Fest, Worcester, MA 

August 12, 2017: Performance at the Springfield Jazz and Roots Festival with Salsa Train Orquestra. 2:30 pm 

September 8, 2017: Performance with Julian Gerstin, Brattleboro, VT. 

September 10, 2017: Amherst College Faculty Jazz Concert, Buckley Recital Hall, Amherst College, Amherst, MA. 7 pm. 

May 20: Performance with the Jay Messer Quintet (Bob Ferrier in for Jay Messer) at Smith College. 

May 27: Performance with the Jay Messer Quintet at Smith College. 

March 23, 2017: Performance at Amherst College, Jazz at Schwemm's. Carl Clements quartet featuring Russ Spiegel (guitar), Fumi Tomita (bass), and Bob Weiner (drums). 

January 2017: Performance tour in India 

January 9, 2016: Perfomance at the National Centre for the Performing Arts, Mumbai, India. "Shades - A Tribute to Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder." 

February 4, 2016: Performance at Club 121, Easthampton, MA. Trio with Carl Clements on saxophones and flutes, Stephen Page on piano, and Fumi Tomita on bass. 

February 14, 2016: Performing in Steven Molitor's recital at Amherst College with Paul Arslanian, Jamie MacDonald, and Jon Fisher. 7 PM at Buckley Recital Hall, Amherst College, Amherst, MA 

February 14, 2016: Bansuri performance, Petersham, MA, Davis bldg. of Unitarian Universalist Church, 10 am. 

April 4, 2016: Hindustani classical performance (Carl Clements on bansuri, Narendra Budhakar on tabla) at Hampshire College, Amherst, MA, 7 pm. 

April 21, 2016: Performance at Club 121, Easthampton, MA. Trio with Carl Clements on saxophones and flutes, Wayne Roberts on bass, and Claire Arenius on drums. 

May 14, 2016: Performance with the Jay Messer Quintet at Smith College. 

May 21, 2016: Performance with the Jay Messer Quintet at Smith College. 

November 2, 2016: Presentation at the Amherst Women's Club lecture, 1:30-2pm. 

November 7, 2016: Performance with Jason Robinson and Bob Weiner and Jason, playing to Amanda Barrow's artwork at the Bing Arts Center, Springfield, MA, 4-7 pm. 

August 9, 2015: Featured guest for Sunday Niights Swing at the Hinge, Northampton, MA, 6:30-9:30 pm. 

July 22-26: Teaching at the Summer Jazz Intensive at the Open Music Collective, Brattleboro, VT. 

June 13, 2015: Private performance with Natraj. 

June 19, 2015: Blues gig with Art Steele at Theodore's, Springfield, MA, 9:15 pm. 

May 24, 2015: Performance for the Jazz on the Mothership Series with Claire Arenius (drums), Eugene Uman (piano), and Wayne Roberts (bass) at the One Bar and Grille, Northampton, MA. 7-10 PM. 

May 30, 2015: Playing soprano saxophone and bansuri with the Cambridge Community Chorus for their performance of Karl Jenkins' The Peacemakers. 8 pm at Kresge Auditorium, MIT, Cambridge, MA. 

April 8, 2015: Hindustani classical music performance at the Greenfield Community College Dining Commons, noon to 1 pm. Featuring Carl Clements on bansuri (North Indian bamboo flute) and Narendra Budhakar on tabla. 

April 11, 2015: Private performance with Latin Jazz Evolution LJE at Old State House, Hartford 5:45pm-9pm. 

April 12, 2015: Performance for the Jazz on the Mothership Series with Claire Arenius (drums), Eugene Uman (piano), and Wayne Roberts (bass) at the One Bar and Grille, Northampton, MA. 7-10 PM. 

April 16, 2015: Gig at the Lumber Yard, Amherst, MA. 8:00-10:00 PM. Carl Clements (saxes and flutes), Stephen Page (keyboard). 

March 8: Gig with Robby Roiter (guitar) for Earthdance., 8 pm. 252 Prospect Street, Plainfield, MA 01070. 

March 12, 2015: Private concert, Hindustani classical music 2-3 pm featuring Carl Clements (bansuri), Phil Scarff (saxophone), and Amit Kavthekar (tabla). Cambridge, MA. 

March 14, 2015: The Amherst Club's Cabaret "Spring to Life Cabaret, 6 - 10 PM, Hadley Farms Meeting House, 41 Russell St., Hadley, MA (fundraiser: tickets $75). 

March 24, 2015: Private Hindustani concert with Carl Clements, bansuri, and Amit Kavthekar, tabla at 3 pm in Methuen. 

March 26, 2015: Private Hindustani concert with Phil Scarff, soprano saxophone, Carl Clements, bansuri, and Amit Kavthekar, tabla in Cambridge. 2:45 pm. 

March 31, 2015: Performing in George Kaye's recital at the Loft at the Clarion Hotel. Time TBA. 

February 5, 2015: Gig at the Lumber Yard, Amherst, MA. 8:00-10:00 PM. Carl Clements (saxes and flutes), Stephen Page (keyboard). 

January 11: Blues Workshop at Bandra Base, focusing on blues as an entry point into jazz improvisation. 4-5:30 pm. https://www.facebook.com/bandra.base 

January 11: Performance at Bandra Base, Mumbai, India with Dee Wood (bass), Karim Ellaboudi (keys), drums TBA. https://www.facebook.com/bandra.base 

January 18: Blues Workshop at Bandra Base, focusing on blues as an entry point into jazz improvisation. 4-5:30 pm. https://www.facebook.com/bandra.base 

January 18: Performance at Bandra Base, Mumbai, India with Dee Wood (bass), Karim Ellaboudi (keys), drums TBA. https://www.facebook.com/bandra.base 

January 22: Performance at the Sheesha Cafe, Pune, India Dee Wood. https://shishajazzcafe.in/ 

January 25: Blues Workshop at Bandra Base, focusing on blues as an entry point into jazz improvisation. 4-5:30 pm. https://www.facebook.com/bandra.base 

January 25: Performance at Bandra Base, Mumbai, India with Dee Wood (bass), Karim Ellaboudi (keys), drums TBA. https://www.facebook.com/bandra.base