The passion Bobby Floyd displays on piano, organ, and keyboards is the result of an innate, God-given ability, decades of experience, and years of practice. A former child prodigy, Floyd displays a unique, musical power that uplifts and inspires audiences around the world.
Floyd has toured and performed extensively with Ray Charles, Rusty Bryant, James Moody, Jeff Tyzik, Chris Howes, Byron Stripling, Sarah Morrow, and his own trio. His current touring schedule includes performances as featured soloist with orchestras throughout the US and Canada, including the Rochester Philharmonic, Vancouver Symphony, Columbus Symphony, Edmonton Symphony, South Bend Symphony, ProMusica Chamber Orchestra, and many others. Floyd is also a frequent soloist with the Columbus Jazz Orchestra where his soulful sound has backed artists such as Chuck Mangione, Houston Person, Branford Marsalis, Roy Hargrove, Mavis Staples, Gerald Wilson, Wycliffe Gordon, John Clayton, and countless others. His recent performances in Europe and Japan have garnered high praise and he continues to accompany the top jazz, blues, and gospel artists in the country.
Floyd has taught at Ohio State University, his own private studio, and the world-famous Jamey Aebersold Jazz Workshops. His critically acclaimed CD's Interpretations, Setting the Standards, Floyd's Finest Gift, and Notes To and From My Friends demonstrate his ability to electrify audiences and have received the highest praise from critics and musicians alike.
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