Bill Lutjens – Lead Alto Sax, Clarinet, Flute

Bill grew up playing the piano, sax, and flute.  He studied at Fresno State and performed at the Montreux Jazz Festival.  He performed with a variety of groups and toured throughout the US and Europe.  Bill taught music for 35 years before retiring in 2017.  Shortly thereafter, he started playing the saxophone again and joined VanPort.  Bill currently is teaching music again in Longview, WA.