Blog (page 14 of 14)

Blog (page 14 of 14)

Articles I write from time to time

Kon Loh Mee recipe featured image

Kon Loh Mee recipe

3 min read

Here's a simple recipe for making Malaysian Kon Loh Mee or dry stirred noodles that only takes a few minutes!

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1 min read

Musical dream

Cinema Paradiso (string Orchestra) featured image

Cinema Paradiso (string Orchestra)

1 min read

In memory of Ennio Morricone, a string orchestra arrangement of Cinema Paradiso, transcribed by me into Finale.

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Adagio from Concerto for solo keyboard No. 3 in D minor

1 min read

This is the second movement from J S Bach's arrangement of Alessandro Marcello's Oboe Concerto BWV 974 (BC L194).

My new bike - Specialized Ruby Expert :-) featured image

My new bike - Specialized Ruby Expert :-)

2 min read

I have finally decided to replace my commuter bike. It's the the 2017 top of the range Specialized women's bike; The Ruby Expert Ultegra Di2

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Winter Music (electronic 115bpm)

1 min read

My first project in Maschine 3 - a dance arrangement of Roger Eno's track from Between Tides album.

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A Twin Peaks dream

1 min read

Inspired by watching Twin Peaks The Return, here is a short electronic track, done in Logic Pro X and Native Instruments Komplete 11.

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Olhos De Gato (orchestral arrangement)

1 min read

I have arranged Olhos de Gato, by Carla Bley (one of the pieces studied in class) for orchestra.

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500 Miles High

1 min read

This is my arrangement of Chick Corea's beautiful song for string quartet.

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Memories of Tomorrow

1 min read

This my attempt at jazz arrangement and improvisation, inspired by an assignment from Gary Burton's Jazz Improvisation course at Coursera.

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Ave Maria (Vavilov) – Finale/GPO4

1 min read

This is my attempt at transcribing and arranging one of the most beautiful melodies I have heard.

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Ave Maria (Vavilov)

1 min read

Rearranged for woodwinds, strings and harp, voiced using the EWQL Symphonic Orchestra.

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Winter Music

1 min read

Transcribed and orchestrated using Notion and EWQL Symphonic Orchestra Gold.

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1 min read

Pencil drawing of a group of puppies

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Babylon 5 opening theme

1 min read

Original MIDI file downloaded from Chris Franke web site, reorchestrated using EWQL Gold and Logic Pro X.

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Polar Cub

1 min read

Pencil drawing of a polar cub resting

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Giant Test Ride

1 min read

Ride around Royal National Park on Giant bicycles

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Magpie Attacks foiled by cable ties

1 min read

Footage showing how effective attaching cable ties to a helmet can be in preventing magpies from hitting the helmet. They still swoop but don't peck.

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Chatswood CBD

1 min read

Cycling through Chatswood (Devonshire Street, Johnson Street, Claude Lane, Spring Street, Victoria Avenue, Anderson Street).

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Artarmon Bike Path

1 min read

Cycle through Artarmon Reserve, Naremburn Cycleway, and then on to Hallstrom park.

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4 min read

A program in eight languages.