The Carl Fischer Nouveau Big Band!


ALL NEW: Carl Fischer Dragon T-Shirt!!!

What happens when a trumpet player, an engraver, an artist, and a fire breathing dragon all come together? You get the all new Carl Fischer Dragon Shirt available now in the store. Also included in the video is some great footage of the Carl Fischer Nouveau Big Band headlining at the 9th Annual Scranton Jazz […]

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

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 Guest DJs on SiriusXM’s Billy Joel Channel


Just guest DJ’d on SiriusXM Radio today, for the Billy Joel channel. Indeed it’s a Good Friday #billyjoel

On the Road with Sideman Carl Fischer: Backing Billy Joel


In an in-depth interview with St. Louis magazine, Carl got the chance to discuss his entrance and growth within the music business, as well as talk about how he got the opportunity to perform and tour with the legendary pop music icon Billy Joel. Thanks to St. Louis Magazine and Kim Aubuchon for their time […]

Pics: Carl performing with Blood Sweat & Tears (Caesars Windsor in Windsor, Ontario)


A couple of pics from Carl’s performance with Blood Sweat and Tears on the beautiful stage at The Ceasars Windsor last night in Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Pics: Family Gras with Blood Sweat & Tears


Some great photos from our Blood Sweat and Tears performance in Jefferson Parish today at Family Gras. Not every picture has to be serious right? Carl Fischer and Bo Bice having a little fun after the gig!


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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