Evening of BBQ, Blues & Jazz at the Historic Harriet Barber House
Carlos Santan is a native of Columbia, SC and is a Atlanta based R&B Classic Soul Recording Artist.
Having shared the stage with such legends as Grammy Award Winning Singer ANN NESBY, PATTI LABELLE, THE ISLEY BROTHERS, as well as some of his contemporaries LEDISI, KELLY PRICE, SILK, and many others................. this singer is bringing you classic soul at it’s most memorable. and best!
Inspired by such artists as Luther Vandross and Teddy Pendergrass, Santan takes a deeper journey with his latest single release "Everything" written by (Grammy Award Winning Recording Artist & Producer) ANN NESBY & TOR CAMPBELL. The song is about the heartaches of giving everything when in love "I GAVE YOU MY HEART, SOUL, EVERYTHING"!
Listen and watch to the "live" duet with Ann Nesby "Put It On Paper" in the music and video section of this website!
Currently Mr. Santan will be perfoming new songs in his live show with band and singers plus he’ll be singing classics that you will recognize from some of our musical greats
Since 1971, SECOND NATURE has been a favorite of Country Clubs, Convention and Civic Groups, Debutante Balls, Proms, Class Reunions, Wedding Receptions & Rehearsal Parties, Mitzvahs, and numerous other events throughout the Southeast. The group is also one of the region's top choices at Festivals and Beach Shows. Their large following has ensured the success of many fund-raising events for organizations such as the Cancer Society, Heart Fund, March of Dimes, Hospital Galas, and many other service organizations.
The group has had significant recording success, and their latest CD "Musically Yours" with 10 original songs features the Beach Music hit "Only You Will Do". They have also had 7 single record releases and an album titled " SECOND NATURE - Vol. I ". Their beach classic, "Who's that Guy", is featured on Ripete Records' "Grand Strand Gold" beach album. For more information on how to purchase this music, and to listen to sound bytes from the "Musically Yours" CD, click on the "Recordings" page link below.
The repertoire contains exceptional variety to fit any occasion, and includes everything from Big-Band & Old Standards to Beach & Shag Music and current Top-40. When required, a full set of soft instrumental music can be provided during cocktails or dinner.
Also featured is a sound and lighting system that is scaled up or down according to the size of the room and requirements of the event, and the components selected provide excellent quality. The system includes both cassette and CD players which are available for playing recorded music before the band starts and during intermissions. The entire system, including a spotlight & wireless microphones, can be made available for a speaker, announcements or other presentation any time after the set-up is completed. The system is handled by experienced sound and lighting technicians who understand the importance of cooperating fully with both clients and places of engagement, to the extent possible, to ensure everyone's satisfaction with the band's total performance from set-up to pack-up.
Providing very high quality live entertainment that you're sure to enjoy is just SECOND NATURE to this great band.
Katrina Garvin of Columbia, SC
Katrina Garvin is a graduate of Queens University in Charlotte, NC where she majored in Business Marketing and minored in theater. She has appeared in such shows as Everyman, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten, Daughters of theLonestar State and Grease. She directed a production of For Colored Girls Who HaveConsidered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf. While at Queens, she served as president of Alpha Psi Omega Theatre Honor Society. She is an experienced singer and composer. Leader of the Pack was her first performance at Workshop Theatre in Columbia. Katrina has appeared recently in several WOW productions. This talented singer also performed with Shameka Dwight as an opening act for the Babyface concert at the Koger Center and she performed last year for the Congaree SwampFest Blues and Barbeque event.