Biography

Elmer Flores

Elmer Flores came to America in 1982. Seeing an Inca band in concert at El Camino College in 1985 inspired him to begin to not only play wind instruments.. but to study their history and fabricate his own instruments. Today he has a full line of self made instruments that he uses during live performances. His love for music and instruments has led him to play a wide variety of instruments from around the world. During his travels and studies of instruments he was drawn to a particular line of instruments from the Andes Mountains in Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia some of which have not been made for centuries and until now were lost in time.. thus the name Andes Trance! He is now in demand at a variety of venues. Come and experience what makes Andes Trance a favorite where ever he plays.