Atsuko Hatano is a contemporay classical Japanese Viola player who works with electronics to add textures and layers to her sound.
She made a conceptual album in 2018 called ‘Cells #2’; adding layers with her string viola in form of ‘Cells’.
When not playing solo, Atsuko is extremely active recording, collaborating and playing live with Jim O.Rourke, Eiko Ishibashi, Mocky and many more acts.
More info at: http://hatanoatsuko.com/
Bandcamp : https://atsukohatano.bandcamp.com