Artemis VR

Based on the Greek myth of Artemis, this virtual reality opera tells the life story of the goddess of the hunt.
The visuals in this film were crafted by painting in Tilt Brush using the Oculus Quest headset, injected as 360-degree footage using the 360 VideoMetadataTool, and combined with the audio in Adobe Premiere Pro by Taana Rose. Composer & Librettist: Taana Rose.
Mezzo-soprano: Luisa Tarnawski
Tenor: Connor Willmore
Piano: Jasmine Buckley
Synthesisers: Taana Rose

Licht und Liebe:
I wish you light and love
And to all, all, yes, all people.
Yes I wish you, light and love. Yes!
Love, love, I wish you, everything comes at the right time.
Trust the future. Love, o, your love is as red as the flowers in the field.
Love, o, love, as red as the flowers in the field.
Heavens, full of stars, we are all stars.
Millions of stars.
The stars sparkle like lights over the world.
Music is the love, like the stars in the sky, reliable, star clear night, splendour.
The child laughs and does what it wants.
Music is the love.
Music is the love.
Light and love, to all people, love, love, I wish you love, light and love.
Light and love.
I wish you light.

  • Taana Rose
  • Taana Rose
  • Taana Rose
  • Taana Rose
    Key Cast
  • Luisa Tarnawski
    Lead Artists
  • Connor Willmore
    Lead Artists
  • Jasmine Buckley
    Lead Artists
  • Project Type:
    Virtual Reality, 360 Video
  • Runtime:
    20 minutes 24 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    December 26, 2021
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  • Student Project:
    Yes - The University of Queensland
Director Biography - Taana Rose

Taana Rose is a third year PhD candidate undertaking research at The University of Queensland, specialising in interactive audio, virtual reality, augmented reality and opera composition, under the supervision of interactive audio expert’s Dr Eve Klein and Dr Fred Fialho Leandro Alves Teixeira. Taana Rose is the sound designer for Michelle Brown’s VR experience ‘Allegory of Reality’ which was showcased at World Science Festival Brisbane 2021. Taana Rose was the UQ School of Music 3MT heat winner 2020 & 2021, she is a music technologist, sound designer, VR artist, VR developer, and researcher

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