10 ans !

Gabriel Dionne, tablas

Born in Mont-Joli, Gabriel Dionne obtained his First Prize in percussion from the Conservatoire de musique de Rimouski and a Master from the Shepherd School of Music and the Rice University in Houston, Texas. After his studies in classical percussion, he began developing a strong interest towards north Indian music and studied tablas with Bob Becker and Pandit Sharda Sahaï. He also had the opportunity to take courses at the Ali Akabar Khan College of Music under the guidance of Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri. 

Timpanist in the Orchestre Symphonique de l’Estuaire (OSE), Gabriel Dionne is currently teaching at the Conservatoire de musique de Rimouski, at l’École de Musique du Bas-Saint-Laurent and at the Cégep de Rimouski in the Jazz-Pop program.