- Lewis created a code in the 80s for 4 bit systems (Atari, etc) computer is making all the decisions based on the note you played, the note you played before that, and the note you played before that...
- He talks about underlying psychometrics of jazz improvisation...their active memory while improvising is quite finite - just the last few notes you played (last 3 notes you played, and last 3 notes your partner played, etc). He used this as a philosophical prompt to build this based on a filter.
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