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The Creative Formula Experiment

Episode 19 with Rebecca Kleinmann

May 30th, 2018

Special Episode! Experience the wisdom of Holly’s creative formula in action as Holly coaches critically acclaimed flutist and composer, Rebecca Kleinmann through this three-step process in this musically rich episode invigorated by the sounds, improvisations, and stories of this intriguing rising artist. Rebecca also shares her biggest regret when it comes to missed opportunities, insider secrets into how she learned to improvise and overcome perfection paralysis, and tales of how she ended up with a hand-written original composition by legend, Hermeto Pascoal, on her kitchen wall. Hear how the creative formula works firsthand! And find exclusive bonus video clips of this episode and others here.


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Episode 18 Kicking Your Creative Excuses to the Curb

Episode 4 Be Afraid But Do It Anyway

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Rebecca Kleinmann is an acclaimed flutist, singer, teacher and composer with a 20 year professional career marked by diversity and improvisation. In the words of Latin Grammy Nominated pianist and composer, Jovino Santos Neto, “Rebecca plays flute with the passion of a flamenco dancer.”


Rebecca’s international career has taken her to perform all over the world including Brazil, Europe and Australia including Melbourne’s International Women in Jazz Festival, SESC in São Paulo, and Birdland in NYC. Closer to her current Oakland, California home base, she has graced the stages Yoshi’s San Francisco and Oakland, Oracle Stadium, Paramount Theatre and the SF Jazz Center.


An explorer at heart, she rockets and flows between genres, leading The Rebecca Kleinmann Jazz Quartet with pianist Alex Conde, bassist Gary Brown, and drummer Marlon Aldana, performing in “Duo Brasiliense” with guitarist/composer Ian Faquini, leading Brazilian Choro ensembles, and more.

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