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Prabhu Edouard is an Indo-French percussionist & composer.

prabhu edouard is a tabla virtuoso Regarded as one of the most versatile tabla players of his generation, he is a worthy disciple of renowned tabla maestro Pandit Shankar Ghosh. Prabhu has played with famous Indian masters like Hariprasad Chaurasia, Laxmi Shankar, V.G.Jog, Ashish Khan, Debashish Bhattacharya, T.V.Gopalakrishnan, T.Vishwanathan, Shashank, Rohini Bhate, Rajendra Gangani, Astad Debu…

His cosmopolitan nature and love for experiments have led him to collaborate with artists like Jordi Savall, Nguyen Lê, Mario Laghina, Magic Malik, Moriba Koïta, Saïd Shraïbi, Kudsi Erguner, Jamchid Chemirani, J.P.Drouet…

As an innovative music producer he has created the first international drum orchestra initiated and performed in Kolkata, India ("Dwani" 1997). he also produced the music and designed the first ecofriendly CD packaging made in India for malagasy singer Seheno's album "Ka".

Not only a sought after performer, Prabhu is also an experienced pedagogue sharing his musical vision on various percussion masterclasses and indian music seminars accross the world.


Selected discography :

Songs Of Freedom - Act 2011 - Nguyen Lê
Têtue - Naïve 2010 - Enzo Enzo
Saiyuki - Act 2009 - Nguyen Lê, Mieko Miyazaki
Ka - Lokanga 2008 - Seheno
Geej - Marabi 2008 - El Hadj n Diaye
La route de l'orient - AliaVox 2008 - Jordi Savall
Tantra - Bassofone/anticraft 2008 - Olli & the Bollywood Orchestra
Ghazals Afghans - Accords Croisés 2007 - Mahawash
Namaste - BeeJazz 2006 - Christophe Wallemme
Rag Bhairav - OCORA 2004 - Partho Sarothy
Deb - Sony 2003 - Souad Massi
6996 - Indigo 2000 - Magic Malik Orchestra



Bio français

Prabhu Edouard , percussionniste et compositeur franco-indien.

Un des joueurs de tabla les plus éclectiques de sa génération, ce disciple émérite du célèbre maestro Shankar Ghosh a accompagné les grands noms de la musique indienne dont Hariprasad Chaurasia, Laxmi Shankar,V.G.Jog, Ashish Khan, T.V.Gopalakrishnan,T.Vishwanathan, Shashank, Rohini Bhate, Rajendra Gangani, Astad Debu…

Musicien nomade et expérimentateur passionné il a collaboré avec les personnalités telles que Jordi Savall, Nguyen Lê, Mario Laghina, Moriba Koïta, Saïd Shraïbi, Kudsi Erguner, Jamchid Chemirani, J.P.Drouet…

Il a fondé la première formation internationale de percussion créée à Calcutta et réalisé l'album "Ka" de la chanteuse Seheno ; album pour lequel il a créé le premier coffret CD écologique fabriqué en Inde.

Concertiste plébiscité, Prabhu est aussi un pédagogue recherché qui se consacre à la transmission de son art au cours de séminaires et master–classes internationaux.


Discographie sélective:

Songs Of Freedom - Act 2011 - Nguyen Lê
Têtue - Naïve 2010 - Enzo Enzo
Saiyuki - Act 2009 - Nguyen Lê, Mieko Miyazaki
Ka - Lokanga 2008 - Seheno
Geej - Marabi 2008 - El Hadj n Diaye
La route de l'orient - AliaVox 2008 - Jordi Savall
Tantra - Bassofone/anticraft 2008 - Olli & the Bollywood Orchestra
Ghazals Afghans - Accords Croisés 2007 - Mahawash
Namaste - BeeJazz 2006 - Christophe Wallemme
Rag Bhairav - OCORA 2004 - Partho Sarothy
Deb - Sony 2003 - Souad Massi
6996 - Indigo 2000 - Magic Malik Orchestra