Charles Carleton


Charles Carleton has been practicing Yoga for nearly two decades. He established his foundational knowledge with Iyengar, and then enriched his practice through Vinyassa and other modalities.

Charles recently completed his 200 hour RYT certification through the Akasha Yoga Academy in Bali, Indonesia. He is trained in breath-based Hatha Yoga. Charles is extremely passionate about health and wellness, and has most recently become certified in Thai massage. There is a beautiful synergy between Thai massage and Yoga, and Charles looks forward to bringing the rich benefits of both modalities to his teaching and life practice.

Charles has been a member of The Cleveland Orchestra since 2001. He joined the orchestra, after honing his skills on the double bass at the Juilliard School and the New England Conservatory. In addition to his duties with the orchestra, Charles also teaches his craft at Baldwin- Wallace Conservatory of Music in Berea, Ohio. In is spare time, Charles enjoys the great outdoors, exploring nature with his beau and 2 pups. He also has a passion for the culinary arts, often leaving the dishes in the sink for the next day…