Born in 1967, Clément Fauconnet studied percussion in the National Conservatory of Toulon. From 1992 to 1993, he comes to perfect himself in the Jean-Pierre Drouet’ class in the Conservatory of Bordeaux.
From 1990, Clément Fauconnet teaches in different schools of the Region Aquitaine. He also traines workshops of contemporary percussion organized by the association « Eclats » and he makes interventions with young students or in Universities.
He plays regulary with the « Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitaine » and in different formations in Bordeaux and Toulon.
Since 1993, he is the percussionist of the ensemble Proxima Centauri and the timbalier des Symphonistes d’Aquitaine (1996).
He creates a quintet of percussions “Plus-Percus” (1994), then a trio “U–PER–CUT” (2001) and finally the duo Kalimba with Mathieu Ben Hassen (2004).
In 2004, he organises the “Vacances Percutantes” in Marmande, becoming a Festival of Percussions Ensembles.