Songs for a Passerby
In Songs for a Passerby you will autonomously walk through a musical dreamscape shown in a VR headset. You are following your own 3D mirror image and on the way you will pass by various scenes: a dying horse, a choir of murmuring people, two playing dogs.
Songs for a Passerby is a meditative quest that allows you to step outside reality for a moment and look at yourself. As a puppeteer of your own body you will be entering a poetic space where the melancholy question arises: is this me passing by moments, or is it rather the moments passing by me?
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Silbersee, Studio Nergens, Muziekgebouw Productiehuis, Via Zuid
Nadia Amin, Vincent van den Berg, Hans Croiset, Sterre Konijn, Misja Nolet, Carl Refos, Michaela Riener, Eleonora Schrickx, Georgi Sztojanov, Garbo, Micha, Raffie, Rey
VR art director: Aron Fels, Composer sound and music: Asa Horvitz, Librettist: Olivier Herter, Sound enigneer: Wouter Snoei, Producer: Nicky Groot, Developer: Sjoerd van Acker, 3D artist: Bats Bronsveld, Eline Oppewal, Designer physical space: Carlijn Veurink