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Legendary ‘Walking In The Air’ composer talks to Classic FM about his new album and the phenomenal success of The Snowman.
In 1982, Howard Blake and The Snowman made celebrating Christmas even better. For 29 years, settling down and watching the wonderful animated film has become part of the festive season’s many traditions, and where would the film be without its signature tune, ‘Walking In The Air’.
Needless to say, we snapped up the opportunity to chat with Howard Blake when we had the opportunity. With a new string quartet album in the pipeline and the Snowman setting theatre records, there was plenty to talk about.
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