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I'm Arn

In my short time on this earth, life has taken me on a roller coaster across nearly 30 countries, composing music for everything from my friend’s high school film to Hollywood trailers and world star DJ’s, while also empowering other creators to do the same.

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The journey from a beginner to a professional creative was frustrating, expensive and lonely.
But I believe it doesn’t have to be this way. 


That’s why, together with my business partner Walid Feghali, we founded Evenant,
to help aspiring creatives make better art, make more money, and live better lives.


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Orchestral Sketching
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The Starting Composer’s Guide To Composing, Orchestrating and Mixing Orchestral Music.

Follow The Journey

Downtime is as important as the hustle itself.⁠

“There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.” ― Alan Cohen
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Little picture of a little camp we set up on the hill by our farm. We didn’t really have the necessary equipment that day, but for some reason really wanted to sleep outside that night anyways. ⁠

The night was beautiful, but after the sun went down, and the fire died out - it got cold. Real cold. We were pretty much shivering in our sleep until 5am the next morning, when we started heading home. ⁠

There have been few times when such a small thing like having a warm bed has felt better. But little experiences like this help you stay grateful for the things you take for granted every day, and don’t think about much - which I think is really healthy.
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THE FARM: Part 3.

It all came down to these two questions we asked ourselves: "Even if the worst case scenario happens, and we lose all the money put into it at some stage - would the experiences, lessons learned and the memories it brings be worth it?" and "Is the potential outcome of the best case scenario outweighing the risk of the worst case scenario?" The outcome of a pristine creative retreat in one of the most picture perfect locations our country has to offer, that our friends, family, colleagues, and other creatives can enjoy for the next 50+ years?
It was a clear, resounding YES.
Sometimes you just have to be bold, follow the gut instinct and ask yourself the above questions when bizarre or big opportunities like this present themselves.
There’s a 100 reasons why we could have backed out, and let our farm dream just be a funny «someday»-idea. But I’m darn happy we didn’t and went from thought to action.
What's something crazy and unplanned that you just jumped into, that turned out to be an amazing decision later down the road?
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THE FARM: Part 2.

By some miracle, noone put in any offers on it that day - and we ended up getting it for BELOW asking price.

Literally in transit in Amsterdam, I was on the phone with banks settling the financial details, and a day or two later, and a few signatures - we were proud owners of a farm in one of the most stunning locations in Norway.

The only catch was, there was no hot water, no toilet, no sewage, no modern facilities whatsoever.

We didn't see it as a downside, just as a challenge.

2 years later after renovating it, it has hot water, shower, toilet, and is a totally different place than when we got it. And we have grown as people and learned invaluable skills along the way.

Last summer it was completely booked out on Airbnb with 5 star reviews, and we intend to turn it into a retreat for creatives to connect, recharge, create and explore.

We had no idea what we had waiting for us. Especially me, I hadn't even seen the place. But our gut feeling was clear, it needed to happen.

And being spread all across the globe, getting a farm is maybe not the best logistical choice. Especially not one from 1850 that has no modern amenities and needed lots of work.

But all of us, our friends, friends and friends and strangers as well, have had invaluable times there, beautiful experiences and memories we'll treasure for life. It's all been worth it, and honestly one of the best decisions I have ever made.

And we’re just getting started.

But I admit, it was quite a crazy decision to buy it that day. I mean, after all I hadn’t even seen it. But it was just one of those things when you know it’s right. And logic just goes out the window.

Stay tuned for part 3!
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This little fella keeps coming by the farm to say “Hi” and spread good vibes pretty much daily during summertime.⁠

Impossible to have a bad day when looking at this happy thing, so - here you go!⁠

Goal for the year, be at least 50% as happy as this fox.
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4. It’s all worth it.⁠

The travels are always worth it in the end, and all these experiences make you grow, get you out of your comfort zone, help you acquire new skills and just all over make you a stronger human being than before. The best things happen outside your comfort zone.⁠

The experiences you carry with you for the rest of your lives, the friendships that are forged, the new perspectives on life that you gain, and the new personality traits that develop make the good and bad times all worth it, and worth repeating over and over again.⁠

What are some lessons you have learned from traveling away from home, regardless of how far or how long?
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3. Traveling is not what it looks like on Instagram.⁠

No matter how glamorous constant travel can seem, it’s not always a perpetually perfect holiday getaway. It can be tiring, it can be tough, and most of all - it can be lonely.⁠

Not because of the lack of people round you, but because you are so far away from the people that matter the most.⁠

In addition, what people share from their amazing world travels are usually the highlights. The thing is though, to get to a lot of the places - you usually endure long humid train rides in 3rd class, bumpy tight bus rides with no AC and rapidly approaching car sickness and this guy whose smelly feet fill up the whole room. For sometimes a full 24 hours, with very little sleep, and no comfort.⁠

Then you get to that dream location, spend a little time and take some nice photos, before you repeat that all over again.⁠

It also involves more mosquitos and bugs than you can count, endless people trying to rip you off, and pretty much a guaranteed food poisoning if you travel long enough. ⁠
If you haven’t had food poisoning at least once, you haven’t traveled long enough.⁠

Those hurdles won’t get as many likes as that perfect pool-picture at the destination though, (and I’m grateful people keep their food poisoning details to themselves), so picture perfect pool pictures (that’s a lot of Ps) tend to be shared more.⁠

You might also face situations you’ve never been trained for, have your belongings stolen, get stuck in bizarre locations, get ill, robbed, go broke, and a myriad of things that you can’t plan for.⁠

But...⁠

Stay tuned for lesson 4 later today.
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