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'THE SNOWMAN STAGE SHOW (TWELVE-PLAYER VERSION)' op.459 (September 1993) Audio sample available
A full-evening theatre show in two acts, based on the book by Raymond Briggs, the film by TVC and incorporating the music of the ballet (arranged here for 12 instruments)
'THE SNOWMAN BALLET (A BALLET IN TWO ACTS - ORCHESTRAL VERSION)' op.530 (August 2001)
Orchestral version of The Snowman Stage Show in two acts with choreography by Robert North
'The Snowman Easy Piano Picture Book' op.364a (April 1986)
Highlights of 'The Snowman' arranged for young players
'THE SNOWMAN PIANO SCORE' op.323a (November 1983)
The complete concert work based on the animated film, arranged for narrator, boy soprano and piano by the composer
'*THE ICE-PRINCESS AND THE SNOWMAN FOR VIOLIN AND PIANO' op.699 (April 2018)
An arrangement for violin and piano of the pas de deux from the The Snowman Stage Show
'SNOWMAN INSTRUMENTAL ARRANGEMENT FOR NINE PLAYERS' op.696 (February 2018)
A Dutch re-arrangement of the complete film score
'SNOWMAN FULL LENGTH STRING QUARTET (with Catalan narration)' op.612a (December 2015)
THE SNOWMAN CONCERT VERSION ARRANGED FOR STRING QUARTET
'*THE SNOWMAN RHAPSODY FOR SOLO PIANO' op.663 (August 2014)
A 43-minute virtuoso concert arrangement of material from the animated film and the stage show
'THE SNOWMAN CONCERT VERSION FOR NARRATOR, TREBLE AND WIND ORCHESTRA' op.653 (November 2013)
THE SNOWMAN FOR WIND BAND (see also 323c)
'SNOWMAN FOR NARRATOR OR FILM, BOY SOPRANO AND WIND ORCHESTRA' op.323c (November 2013)
Snowman for wind band (see also 653)
''THE SNOWMAN' CONCERT VERSION FOR STRING ORCHESTRA' op.632 (June 2012)
A new version of the complete 26-minute classic animated film score made at the request of Sir Neville Marriner, with optional parts for treble and narrator and optional film projection)
'THE SNOWMAN - FILM OF THE LIVE STAGE SHOW' op.628 (November 2010)
DVD VIDEO FILM with additional narration spoken by Joanna Lumley. Made for Sony Music Entertainment UK. Executive producers Stuart Rogers and Howard Blake
'*SYMPHONY NO.3 - 'THE SNOWMAN'' op.595 (January 2010)
A work combining the music of 'The Snowman' (both the film and the ballet) into a symphony for choir and orch.
'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
'THE SNOWMAN FOR BRASS' op.596 (September 2008)
Arranged by Alfred Tubb
'SNOWMAN STAGE SHOW (SHORTENED VERSION)' op.584 (May 2007)
Specially adapted for performance in Tampere Finland
'THEME FROM THE SNOWMAN FOR BRASS' op.554 (2005)
Arrangement by Philip Sparke
'THE ICE PRINCESS AND THE SNOWMAN - PAS DE DEUX FOR PIANO TRIO' op.557 (2005)
Arrangement of the dance duet for The Ice Princess and The Snowman from 'The Snowman Stage Show'
'*THE SNOWMAN STAGE SHOW IN TWO ACTS, 5-INSTRUMENT VERSION' op.522 (December 2000)
The definitive stage version of The Snowman as produced at The Peacock Theatre, London 2000-2018 by Sadler's Wells/Birmingham Rep, based on the book by Raymond Briggs and the Channel 4 animated film
'*THE SNOWMAN SHOW (NINE-INSTRUMENT VERSION)' op.497 (May 1997)
A revised version of the Birmingham Rep 1993 Production
'THEMES FROM THE SNOWMAN FOR WIND BAND' op.582B (January 1996)
Arranged by Stephen Barnwell
'THE SNOWMAN FULL LENGTH THEATRE ARRANGED FOR SMALL GROUP' op.479 (1995)
A version specially made for The Lyric Theatre, Belfast
'SNOWMAN SUITE FOR STRING QUARTET' op.457 (August 1993) Audio sample available
Concert suite in one movement
'THE SNOWMAN BALLET (ORCHESTRAL VERSION IN ONE ACT)' op.452 (July 1993)
A ballet with choreography by Robert North and music by Howard Blake
'SNOWMAN SOUP' op.395 (May 1989)
Japan, music for a TV advertising film
'Suite from The Snowman for 4 brass (2tr,hn,trb) and piano' op.371z (February 1987)
An arrangement by Roger Logan
'THE SNOWMAN SUITE FOR VIOLIN AND PIANO' op.371a (January 1986)
One of a series of Snowman Instrumental Suites
'The Snowman Suite for trumpet and piano' op.371c (January 1986)
One of a series of Snowman Instrumental Suites
'The Snowman Easy Piano Suite' op.371b (January 1986)
One of a series of Snowman Instrumental Suites
'Snowman Suite for flute and piano' op.371d (January 1986)
One of a series of Snowman Instrumental Suites
'The Snowman Suite for cello and piano' op.371e (January 1986)
One of a series of Snowman Instrumental Suites
'THE SNOWMAN SCHOOLS VERSION' op.369 (1986)
The complete score of The Snowman concert version for narrator, boy soprano (amplified) or SATB chorus in an easy-to-play version for schools
'*THE SNOWMAN (ANIMATED CHILDREN'S FILM)' op.310 (September 1982)
Channel 4 animated film directed by Diane Jackson, wordless except for the featured song, 'Walking in the Air', music and lyrics by Howard Blake who also composed, orchestrated and conducted the score. Oscar nomination, best short film; BAFTA best children's programme; Bafta TV nomination - best graphics; Grand Prix Tampere International Short Film Festival etc
'THE SNOWMAN (DEMO)' op.309a (September 1981)
Pilot piano track

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'Walking in the Air', (movement 21 from '*LIFECYCLE') op.489 (1996) Audio sample available
OPus 489u
In c# minor, composed as a song for the animated film "The Snowman" in 1982 in Kensington. Transcribed for piano in Kensington in 1996.

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