He plays the alto saxophone. He comes from and currently lives in Kansas. Pat Matheny and Jaco Pastorius were his classmates. Watson was the art director of the legendary Art Blakey’s band the Jazz Messengers. He has recorded with many jazz icons such as Art Blakey, Wynton and Branford Marsalis, Max Roach, Dianne Reeves or Betty Carter. Although Bobby Watson has already performed in Poland several times, this will be his first time in our city.