Yasuhiro Otani is an internationally recognized musique concrete computer artist and improvisor who has worked with a lot of artists and composers. His style, focused on the man-machine interaction in live performance and improvisation is unique. It is about challenging himself to try and create real sound, and to push the use of technology in a live performance to the limit. His work is developing to include collaborations with film, Theater and Dance. Yasuhiro Otani is also the recipient of grants from the Rockefeller Foundation and the foundation for Performance Arts.