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Musical Ensemble Bowfire Kicks Off 2012 U.S. Tour March 8

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BowfireToronto, Ontario, Canada -- Full string ensemble to perform at 18 scheduled venues in the month of March. Bowfire, the amazing violin/fiddle ensemble made up of the leading names in each genre of modern string playing will kick off their 2012 tour March 8, opening at the Bourne Champion Auditorium in San Antonio, Texas followed by 3 shows with the Houston Symphony. The group has 18 scheduled performances in the Southern U.S. throughout the month of March including stops in Texas, Florida, Arkansas and Alabama.

FrostByte Media's Musical Ensemble Bowfire is the total string experience composed of virtuoso string players who are at the forefront of their respective styles, combined with equally gifted and respected accompanists on keyboards, bass, drums, guitars and cello. Fiddlers in the company are world-class step and tap dancers. This avalanche of talent is brought together under the guidance of Creator and Artistic Director, Lenny Solomon.

Changing people's perception of what a stringed instrument can do is what Bowfire has done since their formation in 2000. The ensemble of world-renowned musicians takes audiences on a journey that moves seamlessly from Jazz to Classical to Bluegrass to Celtic to Rock and World. The unique combination of master musicians, choreography and vocals is complemented by elaborate costumes, lighting and set design.

Their performance takes its audiences on a musical journey that moves seamlessly from Jazz, Classical, Bluegrass, Celtic, Rock, Gypsy, World, Texas Swing, Ottawa Valley and Cape Breton styles and mixes in incredible step dancing and a beautiful voice. All of this gets wrapped around a fast-paced show with first class production values that include great sound, choreography, dramatic lighting, set design and costumes.

Bowfire has enjoyed many highly successful touring seasons since their U.S. debut in New York in 2001, and is touring North America, with over 100 performance dates scheduled for this year.

For a list of tour dates and on sale locations of upcoming performances please visit their website at

FrostByte Media Inc. is a full service music and entertainment company based out of Toronto, Ontario. With worldwide physical and digital distribution via eOne Entertainment, FrostByte is committed to breaking its roster of artists onto the world stage. The new aggressive full service media group and its international partners can provide songwriting collaboration, production and engineering, sponsorships, video production along with film and television licensing.

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