Akiyama Tetuzi: Born in Tokyo 1964. He
plays guitar, electronics, turntable, viola, self-made instrument,
and so on. His activities include in many groups such as "Madhar"(the
improvised music band), "Nijiumu" (with Keiji Haino and Takashi Matsuoka),
"the Hikyo String Quintet "(the improvised chamber music group), "mongoose"
(with Taku Sugimoto and Utah Kawasaki), and "bject"(with Masahiko
Okura and Utah KAWASAKI). Adiitionaly, he cooperates in the project
"Amephone" of Shinpo Yanagawa as a performance, an arranger, and a
recording engineer etc. He is also collaborating many artists in and
outside Japan. He has just come back from his solo tour over one month
including France, Germany, Switzerland, and UK.