Dr. Carlson was the one professor I always knew believed in me. He expected the best out of us and taught me so much. I love him dearly and I will never forget him!
Jon was a wonderful musician. This city has lost one of it's treasures.
Marie and Joel Pangborn.
Dr. Carlson was a favorite among his students. As parents, we treasured the holiday concerts he conducted. What a legacy he leaves. His students are performing all over the world!
Jon was a truly marvelous conductor and musician. Please accept our most profound condolences. He was a wonderful colleague and friend.
Aaron and Mary Lou Krosnick