Lauri Hyvärinen (b. 1986, Helsinki) uses guitar as his main sound source. His sound and music related activities are of theoretical and practical nature, of which improvisation remains as his primary medium and interest. In addition to solo performances, Hyvärinen has collaborated with musicians such as Ilia Belorukov, Hong Chulki, Léo Dupleix, Tuukka Haapakorpi, Seijiro Murayama, Jone Takamäki, Jack Wright and Naoto Yamagishi. He has performed widely in Europe and Japan.
Photo by Inkeri Suutari