Bywater/Hustas Duo


  Phil Bywater  wind instruments    
Anita Hustas double bass    


Reedsman Phil Bywater and bassist Anita Hustas
provided an entrancing set, their roles shifting imperceptibly
as they felt their way from eerie harmonic soundscapes to delicate oriental-style melodies.

  Jessica Nicholas, The Age, September 2005

Phil Bywater and Anita Hustas
have been playing together for the last sixteen years
developing compositions and improvisations that share
their love of many kinds of music from all over the world.

They have performed at Melbourne’s historic La Mama theatre,
for the 2003 and 2004 Melbourne International Jazz Festivals,
in Buderim (Queensland), Phnom Penh (Cambodia) and live to air on 3RRRFM.                     email

all content copyright Phil Bywater and Anita Hustas.
Thanks to Tony Naughton for the photos, and Owen McKern at RRRFM for the audio