Gustavo was seventeen years old when he was invited by Maestro Jose Hernandez to join Mariachi Sol de Mexico. He was highly honored to play with these great musicians at such a young age. A lot of his musical ability he owes to his father who helped him develop the gift that he was given to be a musician, interpreter, music instructor, and professional mariachi. Gustavo owes his musical ability to his father who inspired him and helped him develop his musical gifts. His time with Mariachi Sol de Mexico has made Gustavo the accomplished musician he is today.