Pure Imagination - AVAILABLE NOW!


Hittin’ the Road with Blood Sweat and Tears

After nearly a year hiatus, we are excited to be able to announce that Carl will be back hitting the road with the legendary Jazz/Rock band… Blood Sweat and Tears!!! A few select dates are being added to the calendar. Come and check out Carl with BS&T on August 17 in Cape May NJ at […]

Record breaking night for Billy Joel at Madison Square Garden

Tonight will be a record breaking night for Billy Joel and Madison Square Garden! Billy will break the record for the “Most Performances by any Artist at Madison Square Garden”. This will be Billy’s 65th performance at The Garden since his first in 1978. I am honored to be a part of this performance, of […]

Carl Fischer Signature Series and Prototype Mouthpiece BLOWOUT!!!

If you have ever wanted to get your hands on a Carl Fischer Signature Series mouthpiece, TODAY IS THE DAY! Carl has been working with Gary Radtke Mouthpieces (GR Technologies Mouthpieces) over the past 18 months on the development of a new line of mouthpieces to compliment his existing line. The new line will debut […]


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ONLY $0.99 - "Pure Imagination" is available now. You can learn about the project in the video above. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of "Pure Imagination" will go to benefit Children's Hospital Charities.

Carl is a gifted musician and someone I have had the pleasure of performing with over the past eight years. With the release of Adverse Times, Carl firms his place in a lineage of truly great trumpet players. From pop to hard-driving funk, from world flavors to inspired renditions of some of my own compositions, the album will appeal to a wide range of listeners and definitely should not be missed. – Billy Joel

World-Renowned Trumpet Player Carl Fischer Releases Single, “Pure Imagination,” with Portions of Proceeds Benefiting Children’s Hospital Charities (Press Release)


Carl Fischer can be seen on some of the biggest stages in the world with iconic artists such as Billy Joel, Diana Ross and Blood Sweat & Tears. Now Carl explores new distribution and marketing methods while releasing his single, “Pure Imagination,” from the new “Standards with Strings” project. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 […]

NEW SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT: Sept 16 in NYC (Carl Fischer & Organic Groove Ensemble)


NEW SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT: Carl Fischer & Organic Groove Ensemble are headed back to NYC! Tuesday, September 16, come out to Meridian 23 for 2 great sets of live music! Featuring Michael Boscarino on Trombone, Ron Oswanski on Organ, Steve Briody on Guitar, Marko Marcinko on Drums with Vocals by Tom Bowes. This is the day […]

Carl Fischer & Applied Microphone Technology (AMT)


Hope everybody had a great extended weekend! Carl get’s a lot of questions about the microphone system that he uses, so we put together this quick video with Carl talking about AMT (Applied Microphone Technology). Take a minute to check it out! Enjoy. The background track in the video is from Carl’s CD Adverse Times […]

Carl Fischer & Torpedo Bags


Here’s a quick little video that was recorded right before going on stage at Wrigley Field in front of 48,000 people with Billy Joel. Thanks to Steve Kriesel and Torpedo Bags for making something to beat on!

Pic & Video: MSG, Billy Joel, Fenway and BS&T


Happy Monday! Great show this past weekend at Madison Square Garden with Billy Joel. Another great week of shows coming up. This Thursday, June 26, check out Carl Fischer with Billy Joel at the historic Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. Then Carl hops a quick flight to Wisconsin and will be performing with the legendary […]

My Yamaha “Arsenal”


Backstage shot at the Hollywood Bowl for yesterday’s 3rd show at the bowl with Billy Joel. All my Yamaha horns lined up and waiting following soundcheck! (thanks to instagram user: @edgewise)

Pics: Hollywood Bowl


Great night last night at the Hollywood Bowl with Billy Joel. Now it’s off to Tulsa, OK to perform with Blood, Sweat & Tears featuring Bo Bice tonight at the River Spirit Casino. Here’s a couple pics from last night at the bowl. Thanks to twitter friends @tuftsguy and @staceyshenker for sharing!

Maynard Ferguson’s 86th B-Day


Today marks what would be my idol and close friend Maynard Ferguson’s 86th birthday. I sure do miss him and there is not a day that goes by that I don’t think about him. However last night while playing a gig in Minnesota with Diana Ross I was surrounded by Maynard’s and my friends and […]

Video: Performing w/ Diana Ross


A nice little clip of Carl on Flugelhorn performing with Diana Ross.

Chicago Theater w/ Diana Ross


See you tonight for round 2 at the Chicago Theater performing with Queen of Motown Diana Ross



Carl now offering Skype Lessons

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Have you ever gone to a concert, seen a musician on stage, and wished you could have a lesson, a chat about practice techniques, or talk with that person? Carl is now offering lessons on SKYPE. Expert advice regarding your trumpet & general music questions all from the comfort of your own couch!
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