Category: create

Category: create

I love creating things, and this page summarises posts where I have created things.

Articles 1-42 (total 42)

This includes art, music, software and design.

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Bond ETF analysis continued

A Look at CRED performance and composition

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Bond ETF failure

A wakeup call for investors

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ETF performance

Compared to holding the underlying physical assets

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Home Network

A new year to usher in a reconfiguration of our home network

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Investment Thoughts for 2022

We are living in "interesting times"

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Portfolio Performance

Analysis of our portfolio November 2021-October 2022

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Investment Update

Reflections on our investment portfolio

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Investment Update

Update on our investment strategy

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Captain's Log

Missing dry land

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Lord of the Rings

Compared to the English social class hierarchy

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Fixing my Epson Printer

Rewatching and Rereading Tolkien Hobbit and Lord of the Rings

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How to Draw Almost Every Day

I bought a book called "How to Draw Almost Every Day : An Illustrated Sourcebook" by "Kamo" and have been practising some of the drawings.

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Cinema Paradiso (string Orchestra)

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

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Winter Music (electronic 115bpm)

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

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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500 Miles High

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

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Memories of Tomorrow

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

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

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Pencil drawing of a group of puppies

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Babylon 5 opening theme

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

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Polar Cub

Pencil drawing of a polar cub resting