The Orquesta la Solucion de Costa Rica was founded in 2001 by renowned Costa Rican percussionist and composer Carlos Gutierrez Hine, better known as "Pitusa", an artist from a family of musicians. Pitusa formed the orchestra together with Mr. Erick Solano, affectionately known in the Costa Rican music industry as "Papini," who is one of the most respected percussionists in Costa Rica.

La Solucion de Costa Rica has produced some of the best Latin music in the business in the 10 years since its conception, in the form of 13 albums full of cumbia, merengue, bolero, and especially salsa. We are proud to say that 90% of our repertoire are originally composed pieces.

The band has always been full of spirit, blending mix of urban and tropical sounds to produce an instantly recognizable identity. Our joyous salsa vibes have spread have spread to the most famous and popular clubs and dance halls of Costa Rica, and having won over tropical music fans from all quarters, is now widely regarded as one of the best salsa bands the Americas has produced in the last decade.