Newman’s profound skill as a chamber musician was immediately evident... Read More...
— Paul Nolan,
[Newman] lived up splendidly to all of [Barber Concerto's] many demands, giving it everything one could ask for from a cellist... Read More...
— Harry Schroeder,
This young player’s cello has a distinctly vocal character which may spring from an ability to phrase his line as an informed singer does... Read More...
— Clive O'Connell,
O'Connell the Music
NBSO, Soloist Serve a "Feast" Indeed
Newman's exquisitely tender performance made us wish this lovely lyrical piece [Marlos Nobre's "Poema"] had lasted longer...
— Laurie Robertson-Lorent,
Newman is a great performer, and as a composer he has terrific stage instincts — how to grasp and hold an audience. Read More...
— Chuck Holdeman,
Newman's performance [of his composition, Non-Periodic Passacaglia] was a tour de-force and earned a well-deserved ovation.
— Lawrence Johnson,
Chicago Classical Review
[Newman's] polished performance of the Dvorak Concerto was marked by his lovely tone, attractive vibrato and impeccable technique... Read More...
— Bill Rice,
The Schenectady Daily Gazette
Clancy Newman drew gorgeous, vibrant pulsations from his cello.
— Peter Jacobi,
An Afternoon of Delight
Cellist Clancy Newman is a composer as well as a performer, and was most remarkable for the variety of tone he achieved.
— Dan Solter,
What is truly extraordinary about Newman's playing is his sound... Read More...
— Harry Schroeder,
[Newman played Bloch's Schelomo] with a winning blend of musical precision and rhapsodic intensity. Read More...
— Robert Baxter,
It is not easy to single out any individual movement or single moment in the concert for special praise, especially since each piece was played with such consummate skill and calculated attention to every delicate nuance. Read More...
— Savannah Now