Bertrand Gauguet plays the alto saxophone in solo or collective contexts of improvisation of new music. He is also a composer of electronic music and has produced many original plays and soundtracks for dance, cinema and radio. His interests explore the relationship between music and non-music and sound as a medium of meditation. His discography counts to date about fifteen albums published by the European labels. He was awarded the Villa Kujoyama in Kyôto in 2011.