Magic sounds and rhythm creations are the trademarks of Hakim Ludin´s artistry. He is both a much sought-after Jazz´n World percussionist and classically trained musician. The master world percussionist studied rhythms virtually from every culture. He plays in jazz and avantgarde ensembles and has collaborated with stellar jazz musicians Jonas Hellborg, Jeff Hamilton, Alex Acuna (Weather Report), Luis Conte (Yellow Jackets)and Zappa´s drummer Terry Bozzio. Ludin has frequently worked as a studio musician for film and television, and can be heard on numerous CDs including his own acclaimed solo CD "One World Percussion" featuring a highly virtuosic collection of solo pieces reflecting rhythmic traditions from Asia, Africa and the Americas, as well as "Planet Lounge" with Christoph Spendel and Naoki Kenji.