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Mongo Santamaria & Armando Peraza

Switzerland, 1970

Mongo Santamaria and his orchestra are featured at the 1970 Montreux Jazz Festival.

Personnel:

Ray Maldonado, trumpet
Hubert Laws, tenor sax
Roger Glenn, vibes & flute
Eddy Martinez, piano
Eddy “Guagua” Rivera, bass
Mongo Santamaria, conga drums
Armando Peraza, bongos

Rumba quinto master, Mongo Santamaria delivers this performance of a rhythmic original with his band featuring an all star line up including Armando Peraza.