Howard Blake OBE (born 28 October 1938) is an English composer whose career has spanned over 50 years and produced more than 650 works. Blake's most successful work is his soundtrack for Channel 4’s 1982 film The Snowman including the song "Walking in the Air". He is increasingly recognised for his classical works including concertos, oratorios, ballets, operas and many instrumental pieces. The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians states: ‘Howard Blake has achieved fame as pianist, conductor and composer.’
Blake was born in London. He did not come from a family of professional musicians, although his mother played piano and violin and his father sang tenor in the church choir. At Brighton, Hove and Sussex Grammar School for boys he sang lead parts in Gilbert and Sullivan operas and was recognised as a good pianist, but few were aware that he was also writing music.
At the age of 18 years BlakeЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Flash Gordon [саундтрек]
- That Hammond Sound [альбом]
- The Canterville Ghost [саундтрек]
- The Snowman: The Stage Show [саундтрек]
- An Elephant Called Slowly [1969, саундтрек]
- The Snowman [1996, саундтрек]
- The Changeling: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [2007, саундтрек]
- The Avengers: Original Tara King Season Score [08.08.2011, саундтрек]
- De Sneeuwpop [01.01.1989, прочее]
|Walking In The Air||
|Walking In The Air (Из М/ф "Snowman / Снежный Человек")||