Technical Sgt. Erik Lundquist is a euphoniumist with the Ceremonial Brass, The United States Air Force Band, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C. A native of Jamestown, New York, he joined the Air Force in 2016.
A 2014 graduate of the University of North Texas, Lundquist earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and Performance. In 2016, he received a Master of Music degree in Performance from the University of North Texas. His teachers include Dr. Brian L. Bowman, Dr. Jamie Lipton, and Rick Lundquist.
During his time in Texas, Lundquist won the 2016 International Tuba Euphonium Association Mock Euphonium Audition and took second place in the Falcone International Tuba Euphonium Competition the same year. Also in 2016, he was named Outstanding Graduate Student in Brass. His professional affiliations include the International Tuba Euphonium Association and the International Women's Brass Conference.
Air Force career highlights include performances on NBC's Today Show, the 2017 Presidential Inaugural Parade, and the 2017 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.