Carl Holmquist


Agua, Viento y la Luz to be premiered by the Festival Honor Band at St. Olaf College!
I am thrilled beyond belief to have the opportunity to serve as the guest conductor for the St. Olaf College Band Day on November 10, 2018!  I will lead the high school honor band in the premiere of a commissioned work as well as conduct the Norseman Band and the St. Olaf Band!  I can't wait!

Within Our Reach
Dr. Christopher Dobbins of Washington & Lee University (Lexington, VA) has put together a fantastic consortium of collegiate and high school ensembles to commission a work for narrator and band entitled Within Our Reach, which will include excerpts from public speeches of the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama.  More details soon!

Concordia College Honor Band!
This coming April of 2019, I will serve as guest conductor for the Concordia College (Moorhead, MN) High School Honor Band.  I will be writing a new work for this event as well!  Huge thanks to Dr. Peter Haberman for the invitation!

New Publications!
Our Reply - now available from Bandworks Publications
Cradle Moon - to be published by Carl Fischer
Leaps and Bounds - to be published by Carl Fischer

If you missed our presentation at the Midwest Clinic, don't worry!  Get your Grade Thrive on HERE!

Stay tuned for more exciting news!

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