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.