Gerald Ortiz, president/ founder of Melody America believes that music is a significant healing and empowering component in people’s lives. Melody America encourages and fosters social, economic and community development support with music as a genesis. We use music to affect positive change in people’s outlook in their lives and the lives of the people around them. Melody America is actively involved with the United States Military and the Wounded Warriors at Camp Pendleton Marine Corps base, California. We provide live music and entertainment for an array of military events, battalion parties and ceremonies. Melody America supports local, state, federal, patriotic organizations and public/ private events.