bass trombonist, composer & arranger
MUSICIAN & COMPOSER
Arranging & Orchestration
Welcome to my corner of the interwebs! The 2019-2020 orchestra season is almost underway, and I've begun writing for an untitled debut EP, currently targeted for release in Fall 2020. Continue on below to the blog, a couple blog series for young aspiring musicians.
A Multifaceted Performer
C.L. Behrens is the bass trombonist with Opera San Jose, Symphony Silicon Valley, and the Stockton Symphony. Mr. Behrens previously played with Opera Cleveland. In addition to his orchestral pursuits, Mr. Behrens can be found playing in an assortment of commercial music projects. When C.L. isn't transcribing horn charts for cover bands, he likes to work on his minimalism compositions.
Mr. Behrens earned his Masters from San Francisco Conservatory of Music and his Bachelors from Oberlin Conservatory of Music. His teachers have included John Engelkes, James DeSano, and Thomas Klaber.