WALKING IN THE AIR FOR SA CHOIR AND PIANO op.624a (May 2011)

A re-arrangement of the version for SA and Orchestra opus.434 (1981)
Published by: Chester Music Ltd
Note on Lyrics: Howard Blake
Duration: 3:30
Sheet Music Available

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All sheet music for "The Snowman" and "Walking In The Air" since 2010 is published and available from Chester Music Ltd, part of The Music Sales Group, www.chesternovello.com It can be purchased online from MusicRoom.com, or from music retailers.

"Walking In The Air" is also available in a concert piano-only version arranged by the composer direct from Highbridge Music as part of the collection of piano pieces called "Lifecycle", available form Amazon or from Highbridge Music; enquiries to anna@annamenzies.com

Howard Blake describes 25 years of The Snowman animated film and 10 years of The Snowman Stage Show at Sadler's Wells Peacock Theatre in London's West End and plays "Walking in the Air". View the recording here.

The classic original Columbia album conducted by Howard Blake with treble soloist Peter Auty and narration by Bernard Cribbins is available from Sony Music Entertainment CDX71116CD, Amazon and retailers.

The 2010 DVD film of The Snowman Live Stage Show narrated by Joanna Lumley is available from Sony Music Entertainment, CDR 81267; also from Amazon and retailers.

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'THE SNOWMAN CONCERT VERSION for narrator (or film), boy soprano and orchestra' op.323 (October 1983) (Audio Sample Available)
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'THE SNOWMAN BALLET (A BALLET IN TWO ACTS - ORCHESTRAL VERSION)' op.530 (August 2001)
Orchestral version of The Snowman Stage Show ( a ballet in two acts) with choreography by Robert North
'Lullaby (for a cappella vocal group)' op.214 (December 1975)
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'Walking in the air (easy piano version)' op.335b (January 1984)
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'We're Walking In The Air' op.343 (January 1985)
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'Walking In The Air - Instrumental Versions' op.364b (1986)
An arrangement of the theme song from The Snowman for organ
'The Snowman Suite for Violin and Piano' op.371a (January 1986)
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'Walking In The Air (For Girls Choir And Orchestra)' op.434 (December 1991)
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'THE SNOWMAN BALLET (ORCHESTRAL VERSION IN ONE ACT)' op.452 (July 1993)
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'Fantasia on Walking In The Air' op.539 (December 2004)
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'Walking In The Air' op.558 (September 2005)
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'SUITE FROM THE BALLET 'THE SNOWMAN' (FOR SATB CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA)' op.575 (November 2009)
Concert work for SATB and orchestra (optional solo treble in Walking in the Air) in 6 movements
'WALKING IN THE AIR (a duet version for treble, tenor & orchestra)' op.576 (August 2006)
A new version of the song from The Snowman composed for Aled Jones
'Walking In The Air (for wind band)' op.582A (January 1996)
The theme from The Snowman arranged by Stephen Barnwell
'WALKING IN THE AIR (a cappella version for S.A.T, 2 Bar., Bass)' op.585 (July 2007)
developed from a shorter version originally written for The King's Singers
'Walking in the air (extract Lifecycle)' op.609 (October 2009)
Concert piece for solo piano as in 'Lifecycle' but transposed to simpler key of D minor
'WALKING IN THE AIR for string quartet' op.615 (August 2010)
A version of the Snowman song for string quartet, extracted from the Suite for String Quartet
'Walking in the air (extract Lifecycle)' op.616 (September 2010)
a special arrangement for Chen Shocann and William Chen
'WALKING IN THE AIR for violin and piano' op.620 (December 2010)
Concert arrangement
'WALKING IN THE AIR FOR SATB CHORUS AND PIANO' op.624 (May 2011)
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'WALKING IN THE AIR FOR SA CHOIR AND PIANO' op.624a (May 2011)
A re-arrangement of the version for SA and Orchestra opus.434 (1981)

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