Leonardo Garcia y Son Horizonte is an ensemble formed over ten years ago to explore a wide variety of original compositions and arrangements, and a wide variety of Salsa and Salsa Jazz, from the classic style (salsa dura), Son Montuno to Salsa Urbana, including the band's original salsa music.
Since 2019 Son Horizonte has taken its music to perform at a variety of live venues, across the country, and maintains a busy schedule of performing and recording. The band consists of Grammy recording artists and award winners, and endorsed performing artists.
In the spirit of collaboration, Leonardo and the band have been diving into their productions and creations, along with songs from other members of the group, to bring originality to the Salsa and Latin Jazz genre.
Son Horizonte was contacted in 2021 by a production team to record a sound track for the Netflix series Gentefied, to bring the authentic feel and sound to the show.
Leonardo was nominated and won the Hollywood Music in Media Awards (HMMA) in November 2018 for the Latin category. Dominque Patrick Noel's composition titled Desde Que Te Conoci, one of the group's percussionists was nominated for HMMA in November 2019.
Leonardo was nominated and won the 2019 FOX Music Awards (Premios Fox Music USA) and winner of the Intercontinental Music Awards in 2020 for Best Salsa. 2021 nominated and finalist for Best Sound Recording Engineer with International Singer-Songwriters Association
Leonardo and the band maintain a busy schedule recording various projects, singles, and albums. Leonardo released a Latin Jazz album in March 2018 and a salsa album titled Doce in March 2019.
July 2020- released a salsa album titled Remembranzas
November 2020- released The Christmas Medley
February 12, 2020- released Mi Motivo
March 25, 2021- released Nuestro Camino
April 29, 2021- released In The Stone
June 24, 2021- Leonardo Garcia y Son Horizonte release La Fabrica
The band expects to release another Latin Jazz album in early 2022 with additional salsa singles to come out.