Introduction: Sarah Clausen is a saxophonist, composer and educator based in Chicago, IL.
Utilizing space, unique melodic content, and diverse textures, Sarah has developed an approach to improvisation and composition that is forward moving, and inspired by many musical traditions. While completing her Bachelor’s of Music in Jazz Performance at Northern Illinois University, Sarah studied under renowned Chicago Saxophonist Geof Bradfield, and has had the opportunity to work with artists such as Steve Coleman, Anna Webber, Jon Finlayson, Maria Grand, Jon Irabagon, John O’Gallager, James Falzone, and Greg Ward.
Sarah has led workshops and performed in the faculty jazz band at Birch Creek Music Performance Center. She also teaches saxophones, and clarinet at all levels to all ages out of her own private studio.
Sarah is currently only conducting virtual lessons.