Cyril Scott (1879-1970) was an English composer, pianist, writer on music, and poet. Cyril Scott is considered to be one of the founding fathers of the British Musical Renaissance along with composers like Rutland Boughton , Arnold Bax , John Ireland , Grace Williams and Frederick Delius . He was also a teacher at the Royal Academy of Music in London, his pupils including Alan Bush , Sidney Sutcliffe and Cyril Rootham .
The Linkin Park’s song “The Catalyst” has been released as a single on June 8, 2010 and was the first of three songs to be released prior to Linkin Park’s 5th album named A Thousand Suns. Linkin Park is currently working on their next album, which will be rap rock themed according to Mike Shinoda.