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.
Collaborations with Éliane Radigue, John Tilbury, Sophie Agnel, Franz Hautzinger, Andrea Neumann, Eddie Prevost, Isabelle Duthoit, Xavier Charles, Thomas Lehn, Carol Robinson, Pascal Battus, Eric La Casa, Robin Hayward, Michel Doneda, Thomas Korber, Tetsu Saïtoh, Cyprien Busolini, Andy Guhl, Mike Bullock, Tetuzi Akiyama, Toshimaru Nakamura, Grands Lacs, Insub Meta Orchestra, Ensemble Un, Christian Barani (video), Sophiatou Kossoko (choreographer), Catherine Contour (choreographer).