The Lau Method & The Broken Consort
Radical Softness (2017)
is a set of contemporary-classical mixed chamber music set to ideas of Hafez as interpreted by American Poet Daniel Ladinsky.
i. oh someone should start laughing
ii. it happens all the time
iii. even after all this time
iv. we should talk about this problem
v. plant - love - sing - laugh
Premiered and recorded by The Broken Consort for the upcoming album, Opus 1 & 2.
Music composed by Emily Lau, with devision by 6 singers (SSSATB), saxophone, violin, viola da gamba, & harp