CARLOS SANTANA - Festival rehearsals 1976
FESTIVAL Rehearsals..
recorded at the Auttomat Studios CA, USA

Source: cassette > GOLDWAVE > BOOKENC FLAC

Here is a pure session studio by the Santana Band for the album "Festival"!

We can hear on fews songs Carlos explain his point of view about the structure, rhythm..

A very interesting record who show how the Santana Band worked in studio at this time.
We can feel a relaxed, cheerful ambience.:)

Carlos Santana - Guitar/Vocals/Percussion
Greg Walker - Vocals
Pablo Tellez - Bass
Tom Coster - Keyboards
Armando Peraza - Percussion
Raul Rekow - Congas
Jose "Chepito" Areas - Timbales
Graham Lear - Drums


01 Let The Music Set You Free (Take 1)
02 Let The Music Set You Free end
03 Carnaval
04 Let The Children Play
05 Jugando
06 Give Me Love
07 Maria Caracoles (Take 1)
08 Maria Caracoles (Take 2)
09 Maria Caracoles (Take 3)
10 Unknown Smooth Instrumental
11 Try A Little Harder (Take 1)
12 Try A Little Harder (Take 2)
13 Try A Little Harder (Take 3)
14 Try A Little Harder (Take 4)
15 Try A Little Harder (Take 5)

Good listening