Music by Desi, based in Carlsbad, California, provides island-influenced musical entertainment in an authentic Hawaiian style. Originally from Oahu, Hawaii, Desi Relator is one of the top island-style musicians on the West Coast, providing music that is both fresh and reminiscent of old Hawaii in a fun and professional manner. As a musician of over 20 years, Desi is an experienced and well-organized performer whose laid-back personality allows him to blend into any event space.
Desi Relator entered the world of music at a young age, with his mother teaching him to play guitar and ukulele as a young child. Soon after, he became the protégé of renowned ukulele teacher, Roy Sakuma. As he grew older, his performance skills improved, and eventually he brought his talents to Hawaiian bands throughout the Los Angeles area. Since 2013, when he produced his first CD, he has been working full-time in the music industry, bringing his rich voice and melodic guitar stylings to a wide variety of events. Desi is bound to captivate your wedding party with his melodic, island-style music
Music by Desi offers fun, high-quality performances in a variety of genres, with Desi being skilled not only in island music, but also in Latin, Motown, country, surfer, rock, and pop music. Desi offers couples a number of additional services including:
35 Reviews for Music by Desi
Recommended by 99% of couples
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Holly Wallace · Getting married on 11/12/2021
Desi is the best!
Desi is professional, entertaining, and on-time. I have worked with him for the last 2 years for my corporate events. He also plays weekly at my favorite bar/restaurant Bali Hai.Sent on 12/20/2019
On top of it all he is affordable!
Music by Desi's reply:Thanks so much Holly! It's always a pleasure working with you. I really appreciate your business and this great review!
David Manor · Married on 05/28/2019
Wedding at the Bali Hai
Desi’s performance at out wedding was perfect! He was easy to work with and was able to accommodate exactly what we wanted. We were very impressed with his singing and the timing of the music we requested, and we received many compliments about Desi from out guests also.Sent on 12/28/2019
Music by Desi's reply:Thanks for the kind words David! Your wedding was a pleasure and I enjoyed playing at your fun reception!
Elise · Married on 04/06/2019
So amazing!!!!! He made our wedding day and our guests loved him! So very talented.Sent on 12/20/2019
Music by Desi's reply:Thanks for the kind words Elise! Your surprise wedding was a first for me; I enjoyed playing at your FUN reception!