Thom Yorke shares first classical composition “Don’t Fear The Light”
2019-04-29
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Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has released a studio version of his first ever classical composition "Don't Fear The Light". The song debuted on BBC Radio 3's program "Unclassified" alongside his other new track "Gawpers", both of were first performed at a concert during the “Minimalist Dream Hous

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has released a studio version of his first ever classical composition “Don’t Fear The Light”.

The song debuted on BBC Radio 3’s program “Unclassified” alongside his other new track “Gawpers”, both of were first performed at a concert during the “Minimalist Dream House” at the Philharmonie de Paris on 7 April, orchestrated by sisters and piano duo Katia and Marielle Labeque.

You can listen to the tracks on BBC here. For those who want to skip ahead, “Don’t Fear The Light” can be found around the 27 minute mark and “Gawpers” at 47 minutes.

good afternoon. i have written some new music for two pianos for Katia & Marielle Labeque. it will be performed in April, i’ll be there pretending i can read the music on the paper. which i can’t. i think it’s mostly sold out but here is the information🙏 https://t.co/5PXc1XOXu9

— Thom Yorke (@thomyorke) January 18, 2019