2000 - 2021 RESEARCH


Nao Tokui, “Surfing human creativity with AI — A user’s guide,” Qosmo (2024)

徳井直生, 創るためのAI 機械と創造性のはてしない物語, BNN (2021)


Atsuya Kobayashi, Ryo Nishikado, and Nao Tokui. 2023. Improvise+=Chain: Listening to the Ensemble Improvisation of an Autoregressive Generative Model. Proceedings of the International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression.

小林茂, 徳井直生, 小林大祐, 図師雅人, 森下静香, 岡部太郎 & 大井卓也. (2023). 障害のある人の文化芸術活動における人工知能技術の活用から見えてきた可能性と課題に関する報告 奈良県奈良市のコミュニティ・アートセンター 「たんぽぽの家アートセンター HANA」 における 2 年間の取り組みから. In 人工知能学会全国大会論文集 第 37 回 (2023) (pp. 4B3GS1104-4B3GS1104). 人工知能学会.

徳井直生, AI は創造性を持ちうるか—生成的敵対ネットワークを拡張したリズム生成モデルを 実例に, KEIO SFC JOURNAL Vol.20 No.2 音楽と科学 特集号, 2021

Tokui, Nao. “Can GAN originate new electronic dance music genres?–Generating novel rhythm patterns using GAN with Genre Ambiguity Loss.” arXiv preprint arXiv:2011.13062 (2020).

Tokui, Nao. “Towards democratizing music production with AI-Design of Variational Autoencoder-based Rhythm Generator as a DAW plugin.” arXiv preprint arXiv:2004.01525 (2020).

Kobayashi, Atsuya, Reo Anzai, and Nao Tokui. “ExSampling: a system for the real-time ensemble performance of field-recorded environmental sounds.” arXiv preprint arXiv:2006.09645 (2020).

Kajihara, Yuma, Shoya Dozono, and Nao Tokui. “Imaginary Soundscape: Cross-Modal Approach to Generate Pseudo Sound Environments.” Workshop on Machine Learning for Creativity and Design (NIPS 2017),(Nips). 2017.

Tokui, Nao. “Massh! a web-based collective music mashup system.” Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Digital Interactive Media in Entertainment and Arts. 2008.

Tanaka, Atau, Nao Tokui, and Ali Momeni. “Facilitating collective musical creativity.” Proceedings of the 13th annual ACM international conference on Multimedia. 2005.

徳井直生, and 伊庭斉志. “対話型進化的計算によるリズムの生成.” 人工知能学会全国大会論文集 14 (2000): 81-82.

Tokui, Nao, and Hitoshi Iba. “Music composition with interactive evolutionary computation.” Proceedings of the third international conference on generative art. Vol. 17. No. 2. 2000.


Nao Tokui “Dawn Patrol EP” (12″ Vinyl 2022)
Urbanforest (Nujabes + Nao Tokui) “Rotary Park” (in Nujabes Featuring Cise Starr* – Lady Brown) (12″ Vinyl 2006)
Riow Arai / Nao Tokui “Arai/Tokui” (12″ Vinyl 2005)
Nao Tokui “The First Train” (12″ Vinyl 2004)
Nao Tokui “Rotation” (12″ Vinyl 2004)
Nao Tokui “Mind the Gap” (CD Album 2002)
And others….