Ray Flores has been an educator for 22 years and is a band director in San Antonio, TX.
His primary instrument is percussion, but his experience also ranges from concert bands, jazz band, steel drum ensemble, percussion ensembles and marching band. His marching band arrangements have been consistent First Division award winners at UIL as well as UIL State Marching Contest. Ray is also an accomplished concert band director and has had consistent success at UIL Concert and Sightreading Contests.
As a composer, Ray composes for a wide genre. His percussion ensembles are published by Row-Loff Productions. Several of his compositions are on several states’ Prescribed Music Lists including the Texas UIL PML. He also does commission work for full orchestra, concert bands and even has written music for digital media, The Painter’s Apprentice (video game), Tortuga Racing (app) & Once Upon a Runner (app).