Mark Watson, the only Australian musician on the world famous European label Cafe del Mar, is a dynamic and soulful entertainer who performs a huge range of styles to keep that dance floor pumping or create a serene and sophisticated atmosphere for hi class events.

With dexterity and passion, Mark pours himself into every track as if it was his last, as well as executing his own blistering arrangements of piano pieces that are guaranteed to wow the audience. From funk to fusion, chill to electronica, classic jazz to pop and rock, Mark’s got it covered.

Below are some career highlights.

  • Performed for Sir Richard Branson at his Makepiece Island media launch.
  • Guest artist – Fashion TV 3rd anniversary.
  • Co-wrote , recorded and produced the music for Channel 9’s recent TV show “This Is Your Life” with Eddie McGuire.
  • Keyboard product specialist for Roland Australia – nationwide performances, clinics and training videos.
  • Long term residencies at Jupiters Casino, The Sheraton Mirage, Gold Coast and the once famous Saks Bar & Restaurant.

Signed as the only Australian to the world famous European label – Cafe del Mar. which has been around since 1994 and includes works by world-renowned artists such as Massive Attack, Moby, Bent, Groove Armada, Dusty Springfield, Jean-Michel Jarre, Chicane, Underworld and Thomas Newman just to name a few. Café del Mar Vol. XVI which included his track “Long Flight Home” went # 1 in Spain and in the top 10 in several European countries at iTunes Stores!

Mark has since had a dozen releases in Europe on multiple labels, including Sony Europe and a few of which have been included on compilations that have charted. The compilation “Erotic Lounge 9” ranked # 1 in the euro iTunes electronic charts which included his track “Somewhere Else”. SONY MUSIC compilation “Campari Sunset Chillout” entered the German Chillout Charts at #1 which included his track, “TRAIN OF THOUGHT”.

You are listening to a small sample of what Mark can do. Above is also a sample song list and brochure, downloadable in pdf format, which is always expanding as new releases and classic favourites are added.