3. Biography
2012.11.05 [Mon] 00:00

Linley Marthe


In Mauritius, he mastered Bass, Contrabass & Piano by himself. He succeeded
in Ernest Wiehe Orchestra. He also composed, arranged and produced music
for a lot of artists. He met Francois Jeanneau and moved to Paris.

In Paris, Linley studied Jazz theory and technique at Higher Music National
Conservatoire. He collaborated with a variety of artists.

Now he is a first call bass player in France. Since 2003, he has been playing in
Zawinul Syndicate and also performs in the various projects based in Europe.

1986 (age 14) Started professional career in Mauritius.

1993 (age 21) Moved to Paris and started wide variety of activities.

2003 (age 31) Joined Zawinul Syndicate.


[Artists Who Collaborated With]

- Cheb Mami
- Mino Cinelu
- Francois Jeanneau
- Dave Liebman
- Nguyen Le
- Andy Emler
- Trilok Gurtu
- Michel Portal
- Didier Lockwood
- Richard Galliano
- Nelson Veras

Linley @ Markbass