Tag: music


James Beard Foundations Taste America: Boston

James Beard Foundations Taste America: Boston

I’ll be performing at the James Beard Foundations Taste America National Culinary Tour in Boston tonight, November 2, 2018 at The State Room. The event features many dishes from top Boston area chefs: The band includes Sam Smith and Nick Groat. But most importantly I’ll get to eat some delicious food from top Boston chefs! Dinner Menu Created by VISITING ALL-STAR James Beard Award Winner Renee Erickson...

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Last Week of September 2018 – And Things are Heating Up!

Last Week of September 2018 – And Things are Heating Up!

This is going to be my favorite semester at Berklee College of Music. It’s not just because I’m getting into singing and songwriting, but because I have a lot more time to collaborate with other artists, while expanding my abilities into other genres. I’m able to graduate a year early because of all the credits I’m accumulated through testing out, dual enrollment credits I earned...

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1ieMtRXT3Wk30CnydQWBfl Here’s my father, Lars Holm and his Swedenborg Quartet, playing with Max Roach on “Bird Says” from the Live at Vielharmonie album. The old meta data doesn’t include his name on Spotify. It shows his violist Anders Lindgren instead. 


Cecil Bridgewater

Cecil Bridgewater Here’s my father’s Swedenborg Quartet, playing with Max Roach on “A Little Booker” from the album Live at Vielharmonie. It’s super fast playing. The old meta data doesn’t include his name on Spotify. It shows his violist Anders Lindgren instead. 



What’s your life-goal for the next 5 to 10 years?

I’ve been getting powerful advice from James McBride, the National Book Award-winning author, composer, film producer and saxophonist. He’s making me rethink my immediate goals. I think I’m going to make some radical changes because of it.



Sorry I’ve been inactive. I’ve been out of state. Just came back from the Litchfield Jazz Camp and Festival. When my mom came up to come pick me up, she said she was staying at a crappy old moldy bed and breakfast inn so we drove to NYC for the day. I only took so many pics because I was so absent-minded while I was away....

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Lush Life by Billy Strayhorn. 



“To me, music has 3 things: Melody, Harmony, and Rhythm. If it lacks any one of those 3 things, it’s not music anymore.” – Hank Jones (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)



Awesome interview and awesome guy. 




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