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Eddie Ortiz and Son Caribe

Selected Best Of Honolulu 2015 By Honolulu Magazine -
The City's Best Live Music - Eddie Ortiz and Son Caribe at Hot Latin Tuesdays!

The Son Caribe Band Is Hawaii's Band Of Choice For Live Latin Music!

They have performed along side and opened concerts for almost every major Latin music event since 2001.

Along with regular performances throughout the islands, the band has frequently been called upon to perform internationally throughout the Far East.

Son Caribe performed on live television broadcasts as the official Miss Hawaii Orchestra and the Miss Hawaii Latina Orchestra.

The band has recorded music for television and radio commercial broadcasts - among them international clothing company 88 Tee's and University Of Hawaii Sports Television.

Son Caribe's CD "Salsa From Hawaii II" was a #1 Best Seller In Hawaii, and received ©GRAMMY Award Consideration for 2004 Best Salsa/Merengue Album!

The band was selected for a full 1-hour live feature performance on K5 Television's popular summer music series Heineken's Hot Hawaiian Nights!

They were also selected and featured as one of Hawaii's top bands in Honolulu Magazine's prestigious Music Issue!

Son Caribe has performed as the opening band for ©GRAMMY winning Latin music luminaries CELIA CRUZ and PONCHO SANCHEZ.

The Son Caribe Band has performed and shared the stage with Latin music recording artists LUISITO ROSARIO, JOHNNY POLANCO, , CHINO ESPINOZA, TITO PUENTE JR., FRANKIE MORALES, YOKO MIMATA, JIMMY BOSCH, MARK GONZALEZ and HERMAN OLIVERA!

Along with it's Latin music, Son Caribe also performs numerous other music genres including Big Band, Jazz, Motown, Rock & Roll, Pop, and Contemporary & Top 40.