Tombak – Kaveh Mahmudyan
Kaveh Mahmudiyan is a Norwegian-Iranian percussionist, born in 1983, with tombak as main instrument. Kaveh has collaborated and played with many leading musicians, composers and vocalists nationally and internationally. He has performed in several prestigious and internationally respected festivals as well as concerts with world-famous Iranian traditional musician Hamid Motebassem and Norwegian jazz artists such as Bugge Wesseltoft. He works mostly in musical genres like jazz and Iranian traditional music, and also composes rhythmic parties for tomabak.