Vic Hoyland
Composer

Carré - Laborintus II Review

By Andrew Clements

Q Club, Birmingham

In the 25 years he has taught composition at Birmingham University, Vic Hoyland has also organised a number of memorable performances of some of the classics of postwar serialism. Hoyland retires in the summer, and to mark his departure, he and his colleague and fellow composer Jonty Harrison organised one last spectacular, presenting two of the iconic works of the 1960s, Stockhausen's Carré and Berio's Laborintus II...