Carlos Solis and Sandy Solis
The occupation of a communist regime in 1961 forced Carlos Solis and his family to flee their homeland of Havana, Cuba. Carlos was brought up in the Little Havana area of Miami and Sandy was born in Charlotte NC. Carlos started writing and composing music in the early 70’s and was well known in the area, When he married Sandy in 1977 Carlos decided to put down the guitar and focus on his business in order to provide for their growing family. Eventually the Solis’ relocated to Clermont Fl where they currently reside. In 2007 Sandy was diagnosed with cancer and upon this revelation they sold their flourishing business purchased an RV and traveled between Chemo treatments. During this time Carlos began writing again and reconnected with cousins 2014 Grammy Award Certificate Winner Jerry Bravo, 26 Time Grammy Award Certificate Winner Richard Bravo and Emmy Award Winner Grammy Nominee Camilo Valencia. The team began recording a new CD a fusion of Smooth Jazz, Bossa Nova, Latin, Big Band , Swing, R&B. The main song on this CD You're Not Alone was written for her. With the great Charlie DeChant from Hall and Oates on Sax and Grammy Award Winner Rene Toledo on Lead Guitar. Carlos & Sandy Solis were awarded the 2011 Citizen of the year by the South Lake Chamber of Commerce and Sandy resived the Gem of the Hills Award. Carlos was Appointed by two Governors to serve on the District Board of Directors for South Lake Hospital in Lake County Florida. Carlos is also on the Planing & Zoning Board for the City of Clermont and both serve on the Board of Pig on the Pond Festival.
Owner Graphic Direct, Inc. / Professional Musician SolisBravo Band
2008 39' Glendale Titanium 5th Wheel with 4 Slides and Dodge 3500 Duly