Pacho Flores was awarded First Prize in the “Maurice André” International Contest, as well as First Prize in the “Philip Jones” International Contest and “Cittá di Porcia” International contest.
He has performed with the Philharmonic Orchestra of Kiev, Orchestral Ensemble from Paris, NHK Orchestra from Japan, Symphony Orchestra of Tokio, Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela, and Symphony Orchestra of Dusseldorf, amongst many others. He has also given recitals in concert halls such as the Carnegie Hall (New York), Salle Pleyel (Paris) and the Opera City (Tokyo). Flores has held the leading trumpet position under the musical direction of maestros like Claudio Abbado, Sir Simon Rattle, Seiji Ozawa, Rafael Frübeck of Burgos and Gustavo Dudamel, including many others.
Artist from the Stomvi family, he plays instruments that have been exclusively manufactured for him by this renowned firm, and is actively involved in the developments and innovations of his instruments. He is an exclusive artist of Deutsche Grammophon.