Bobby Flores, 2003 Grammy Award winner, carries a six-piece band that features three fiddles and professional studio musicians that are known as the best in their fields. He, along with the Yellow Rose Band, brings to you the best of traditional country and Western swing music.
Flores is a multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, arranger, producer, composer and first call session musician. He has recorded and performed on stage with the legendary Ray Price. He toured with Price for five years as his first fiddle/violin, and led the complete string section he was carrying at that time. He has also shared the stage and recorded with Willie Nelson, Johnny Bush and Doug Sahm, just to name a few.
Flores has been performing in Texas dance halls since he was 9 years old. He has performed on Austin City Limits, The Grand Ole Opry, TNN Prime Time, The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., and numerous Willie Nelson 4th of July picnics. He was featured on the “Stars Over Texas” show on CMT, along with Vince Gill and Dolly Parton. He is currently featured on the new Tru-Country Show, airing on the RFD TV channel, which has been receiving numerous rave reviews from country music lovers everywhere...including Europe. He has also had the honor of being an inductee into the “Texas Western Swing Hall of Fame.”
Flores and his Yellow Rose Band perform frequently in Texas and beyond, including private parties, Texas honky-tonks, historic dancehalls, festivals, rodeos, and venues at the national level. They recently performed at the Country Rendez-Vous Festival in Craponne-Sur-Arzon, France.
Flores has been featured on more than 400 albums, CDs and singles, including performances on major labels. He has composed music for radio and television commercials airing throughout the U.S., Europe and Australia. He is equally at home in the country, pop, rock, jazz, blues, Latin and classical idioms. He enjoys composing and performing with string quartets. He also produces albums on a regular basis at his state-of-the-art recording studio in San Antonio.
Currently, he has eight CDs available, and his music can be heard daily on Sirius/XM Willie’s Roadhouse as well as many other great country radio stations all over the world. His instrument specialties include electric and acoustic guitars, classical guitar, steel guitar, fiddle/violin, mandolin, dobro, banjo sexto, bass guitar, lead and background vocals. In addition to his shows and tours, he also owns and directs an elite live-performance music academy, The Bulverde Academy of Music, also known as BAM! (www.bam8.com).
Whether you’re dancing the night away in true Texas fashion or enjoying an evening at a sit-down performance, don’t miss the opportunity to hear Bobby and the Yellow Rose Band.