A passion for the Spanish Guitar.
With over 10 years playing the South Beach Miami Ocean Drive scene ,a mecca for nouveau flamenco guitarists, Folse developed his passionate sound mostly inspired by then Gipsy guitarists he met.
He has taken that experience and sound into the corporate market where he performs regularly for major events and celebrations
For his training, privately, Folse studied classical guitar with Elias Barriero. He has traveled to Spain many times to study with Flamenco masters including Manolo Franco, Paco Serrano and Gerardo Nunez.
Folse is an award-winning composer and has recorded six CDs. These include Rumbeando (Re-Master & Re-Release of Sentimientos, 2014), Bob Folse Original (A Selection of Bob Folse Favorite Originals, 2006), Bob Folse Christmas, Jazz Rumba, Sentimientos, and Fuego (1996).
Folse's music has touched people around the globe. He has opened for Ottmar Leibert, Tito Puente,and Acoustic Alchemy to name a few.
His performances include popular themes as well as original music as he dazzles his audiences with his fingers of fire!