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About Sol de Mexico®

Mariachi Sol de México®
stand proud as the bearers of the Passion of Mariachi.

Who Are Sol de Mexico®

Formed by Jóse Hernàndez in 1981,
Sol de México
® was created to reflect the vision of an inspiring, artistic mariachi ensemble. As true representatives of a treasured cultural heritage, Sol de México® are a cohesive, dynamic team who have accepted the vision to live on as the Nation’s Premier Mariachi.

What is Sol de México® for you?

Individually, each musical artist of Sol de México® brings a refined talent of expertise. Together, they are mesmerizing, animating the voice of their culture. With their joyful pulse this 14 member orchestrated mariachi group personify the moods of the land and people—reminiscent of your land, your people. Why is Sol de México® an elite mariachi? To mirror the romance, serenity and cultural tradition, Sol de México® offers traditional mariachi sounds embellished with fresh contemporary passion and powerful new rhythms. It is a deep love of mariachi and a passion for it that has brought them to a superlative level of note.

What has Sol de México® accomplished?

In addition to performance appearances at the:

  • Auditorio Nacional, Mexico City
  • Viña del Mar, Santiago Chile
  • Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas
  • Hollywood Bowl
  • The Dorothy Chandler Pavillion
  • Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts
  • Greek Theatre
  • Universal Amphitheater
  • 86th Academy Awards


Sol de México® has shared the stage with some of the most brilliant performers as:

  • Jose Feliciano
  • Lola Beltran
  • Vicente Fernandez
  • Willie Nelson
  • Juan Gabriel
  • Selena
  • Guadalupe Pineda
  • The Beach Boys
  • Luis Miguel
  • Vikki Carr
  • Rocio Durcal
  • Brian Adams
  • Lucha Villa
  • Maria Conchita Alonso
  • Paloma San Basilio
  • Emilio Navaira


Sol de México® has also assisted Hollywood in the soundtracks for:

  • Sea Bisquit
  • The Old Gringo
  • American Me
  • Don Juan de Marco
  • Disney’s: The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit
  • A Million to Juan

and accumulated a CD listing of:

Where is Sol de México® going?

Sol de México® has recently signed on with Venemusic for release of Sentimiento Ranchero and 25 Anniversario Jóse Hernàndez y Su Mariachi Sol de México® to expand the boundaries of mariachi music even further.

Sol de México® will not only captivate the hearts of audiences world over, they will instill within them the beauty bestowed by the depth and emotional richness mariachi can provide. For some, the exotic sounds of Sol de México® are nothing less than the Passion of Mariachi.

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