Oscar Rivas

Oscar Rivas was born in Matamoros, Tamaulipas. At his 13 age, his parents purchased a Hammond organ model “T-495” to him. Months later he decided to offer presentations in “Los Globos” Cafe owned by his parents and after, in weddings, dances, conventions throughout Tamaulipas and southern United States.

After one year he bought a new and spectacular X-66 Hammond organ and accompanied by a drummer and a bassist started his touring through all Mexican Republic until one fine day Mr. Waldo Tena, member of the mexican popular rock band “Rebeldes del Rock, arrives to the Cafe of his parents, listened his playing and takes him to Mexico City to make a presentation for the executives of the record company “Orfeon ” as result of that, Oscar recorded his first LP in 1974 under artistic direction of Paco de la Barrera with the launching of a total of 5 LP records of 33 RPM and 3 albums special edition to the market.

He is promoted in radio, TV, and began touring Spain, United States and had performances through every state of Mexico. In 1981 he started in the facet of work in hospitality in touristic beaches of Mexico like Acapulco, Ixtapa, Manzanillo, Puerto Vallarta, etc. Now a days, he lives in Cancun, Mexico since 2006 where he offers performances in weddings and conventions and also in different hotel resorts as duet with his wife Patty.