The snowman composer reverses the traditional with the TikTok fiddler

It has been forty years since The Snowman hit the small display screen for Christmas and captured audiences with its animation and soundtrack.

Composer Howard Blake had written the well-known observe Strolling within the Air just a few years earlier as a part of his restoration from what he describes as a close to “breakdown”. Now Blake has teamed up with TikTok violinist Esther Abrami and is releasing a brand new association of the observe.

The BBC went to fulfill the couple.