Featuring the duos:
Trevor Watts -Alto/Soprano Saxophones & Jamie Harris – Drums/Percussion
Trevor Watts & Mark Hewins – Guitars
Always an innovator , Trevor Watts was an original member of The Spontaneous Music Ensemble, who explored the boundaries of Improvised music in 1960s. In 1970s his band Amalgam crossed improv with rock and funk
For the 1980s and 90s his Moiré Music and The Drum Orchestra groups matched African and European musicians to create dazzling World Music.
Mark Hewins has had a long and varied history of performing and recording with most of the Canterbury scene luminaries - Richard and Dave Sinclair, Elton Dean, Hugh Hopper, Pip Pyle, John Greaves, etc.
Among many other bands he has been a member of Gong, Caravan of Dreams and since 2001 The Bob Geldof Band.
Jamie Harris was a member of Trevor Watts Celebration Band, where he first learnt to play hand drums.
The original Watts/Harris duo played rhythmic music all over the world between 2003 and 2007 .
Also featuring the films of Mark French and Mark Hewins.
In this Article from “The Wire” magazine Trevor selects 20 tracks from his long career. There are examples of music by both Duos