New vocal work created for Glasgow festival called Experiment For Demolished Structures
Richard Youngs will be the featured artist at this year’s Counterflows
festival, taking place in Glasgow 2–5 April. Commissioned by festival organiser Alasdair Campbell to create a new vocal work, Youngs has written a piece for four singers called "Experiment For Demolished Structures" and, says Campbell, it is inspired by his and Youngs’s love for brutalist architecture.
Now in its fourth year, 2015’s Counterflows will also feature performances from Daniel Carter, Noura Mint Seymali, Rabih Beaini, Neil Michael Hagerty, Hisato Higuchi, Angharad Davies, Fish Police, Wang Ju-Jui, DINO, Raymond Boni, Negro Leo & The Chinese Cookie Poets, Adam Campbell, Lin Che-Wei, Evan Parker & Sten Sandell, Sacred Paws, Andrea Neumann, Yong Yong and more, as well as film screenings and workshops.
Full details can be found here.