山田 岳(ギター)

中学生のときジミ・ヘンドリクスに憧れエレキギターを始める。その後ブルースやヘヴィメタル、プログレ、クラシック、古楽などに傾倒。
現在は現代音楽の演奏を中心にギターを用いた(あるいは用いない)あらゆるパフォーマンスや即興演奏を活動の核とする。
9回現代音楽演奏コンクール "競楽IX" 第1位。第20回朝日現代音楽賞を受賞。2ndソロアルバム「melodia」が第75回文化庁芸術祭優秀賞を受賞。

YAMADA Gaku(Guitar)
As junior high school student, Yamada was inspired by Jimi Hendrix to start playing the electric guitar. Then he devoted himself to Blues, Heavy Metal, Progressive rock, Classic and Ancient Music.
Now he makes every type of performance and improvisation with or without Guitar his core of music activity. 
Received the first prize at the "Kyogaku Ⅸ" of Contemporary Music Performance Competition and The 20th Asahi Contemporary Music Awards.
His second album "Melodia" received the 75th National Arts Festival Excellence Award The division of records (a\Agency for Cultural Affairs) .