Reza Egloff was born in Kermanshah in Iran on August 1990.
At the age of 13 he began studying Tombak with different Masters. Tombak is the central drum in traditional Persian music.
From 2008 until 2012 Reza lived in India and got more inspired to explore and research the world of rhythms from different cultures. Learning rhythmic patterns significantly influenced his methodology and attitude towards playing Tombak.
After going back to Iran he started giving private Tombak lessons and also attended different Tombak Workshops by other Tombak Masters in Tehran. Alongside he tought himself how to play other rhythmical instruments such as Bendir, Cajón, Djembé, Darbuka, Udu and HangDrum.
Reza immigrated to Switzerland in 2017 and shorlty after he met the talented composer and Multiinstrumentalist Fernando Noriega. Since then they began performing together in a project called Trio Mahtâb.