Matthias Labbe

Matthias Labbe is a French percussionist,

who has travelled far and wide

to master a range of instruments.

He is particularly skilled in Indian,

Arabic and Caribbean music styles.

Every year he travels to India, learning tabla

with Pandit Anindo Chatterjee in Calcutta since 1998

and mridangam in Pondicherry with V. Sivakumar since 2008.

recognised as one of the leading tabla players of his generation,

he regularly accompanies Indian artists touring in France.

Sound samples
Matthias Labbe - tabla
Paschim Vihar (I'm In Love With Sound)
Traces Of You (reprise de Anoushka Shankar & Norah Jones, 2016)