Bobby Watson




Bobby Watson has been living and learning jazz for over 30 years. A saxophonist, composer, and professor of jazz, Mr. Watson was hand selected by Art Blakey to perform with Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers at the age of 24. Since then, Mr. Watson has gone on to compose music for films and perform around the world. Bobby Watson and Live & Learn perform pieces from his 2008 album “From the Heart.”


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