Welcome to the website of composer Christian Holmqvist.
"I want to provoke an emotional reaction in the listener. Thats why my music is either disturbing or cheerful, darkly brooding or lively dancing. Sometimes it is all of this at the same time."
20.11.2019: Götterdämmerung for alto saxophone and piano will be performed in The Sibelius Museum in Turku by saxophonist Olli-Pekka Tuomisalo and pianist Risto-Matti Marin. See http://www.sibeliusmuseum.fi/en/concerts/
During the autumn 2019 Holmqvist's book about the Finnish composer Einar Englund (1916-1999) will be released as an e-book. Details to be announced.