What’s Your Creative Lever?

The process of creativity can be daunting. There’s so much raw material to choose from, and things can get complicated fairly quickly.

In music, for instance, there is a near infinite selection of note combinations, melodies, harmonies, rhythms, counter and polyrhythms. How’s it even possible to be creative under such circumstances?

For Bill Bruford, the answer is listening to the space between the notes. Bruford was the drummer for Yes, King Crimson, Earthworks, and numerous other bands and projects.

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