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Press Photos

Press Photo

Photo Credit: Seth Jacobson
File Size: 8,357,952 bytes (4813 x 7616 pixels)

Press Photo

Photo Credit: Seth Jacobson
File Size: 9,163,707 bytes (5504 x 8256 pixels)

Press Photo

Photo Credit: Lisa-Marie Mazzucco
File Size: 1,505,133 bytes (4000 x 2933 pixels)

Press Photo

Photo Credit: Rob Yelland
File Size: 3,807,701 bytes (4024 x 4094 pixels)

Press Photo

Photo Credit: Lisa-Marie Mazzucco
File Size: 1,522,164 bytes (2667 x 4000 pixels)
Newman plays Ligeti solo sonata in Korea

Press Photo

Newman plays Ligeti solo sonata in Korea
Photo Credit: Unknown
File Size: 2,833,869 bytes (2916 x 2898 pixels)

Press Photo

Photo Credit: J. Henry Fair
File Size: 400,559 bytes (576 x 864 pixels)

Press Photo

Photo Credit: J. Henry Fair
File Size: 1,524,271 bytes (2400 x 3600 pixels)

Press Photo

Photo Credit: Lisa-Marie Mazzucco
File Size: 1,528,444 bytes (2667 x 4000 pixels)
Newman plays his "Pop-Unpopped" at Evermay in Washington DC.

Newman plays at Evermay

Newman plays his "Pop-Unpopped" at Evermay in Washington DC.
File Size: 85,502 bytes (640 x 480 pixels)
Newman shares a joke with Roberta McCain, senator John McCain's 106-year-old mother, after his recital at Evermay.

with Roberta McCain

Newman shares a joke with Roberta McCain, senator John McCain's 106-year-old mother, after his recital at Evermay.
File Size: 74,133 bytes (480 x 640 pixels)
Clancy plays with pianist Natalie Zhu

Press Photo

Clancy plays with pianist Natalie Zhu
Photo Credit: Seth Jacobson
File Size: 6,215,819 bytes (5504 x 8256 pixels)
Clancy plays Barber Concerto

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Clancy plays Barber Concerto
Photo Credit: Steven Shires
File Size: 1,220,231 bytes (2091 x 1939 pixels)

Press Photo

Photo Credit: Steven Shires
File Size: 1,322,229 bytes (2490 x 1961 pixels)
Newman plays Bach at sunrise overlooking the Westwater canyon.

Press Photo

Newman plays Bach at sunrise overlooking the Westwater canyon.
Photo Credit: Nisha Sondhe
File Size: 246,063 bytes (1200 x 1200 pixels)
Newman gives the campers below a wake up call.

Press Photo

Newman gives the campers below a wake up call.
Photo Credit: Nisha Sondhe
File Size: 361,286 bytes (1200 x 1200 pixels)
Newman plays Bach on a beach along the Colorado River.

Press Photo

Newman plays Bach on a beach along the Colorado River.
Photo Credit: Walter Bugden
File Size: 2,140,684 bytes (2592 x 3872 pixels)
Newman plays The Pizzicato Piece while floating down the Colorado River.

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Newman plays The Pizzicato Piece while floating down the Colorado River.
Photo Credit: Nisha Sondhe
File Size: 186,333 bytes (1200 x 800 pixels)
Newman plays The Swan while floating down the Colorado River.

Press Photo

Newman plays The Swan while floating down the Colorado River.
Photo Credit: Walter Bugden
File Size: 2,462,763 bytes (2592 x 3872 pixels)
Painting of Clancy by his sister Amanda

Painting of Clancy

Painting of Clancy by his sister Amanda
File Size: 74,694 bytes (750 x 988 pixels)

Documents

Newman 367 word bio

File Type: PDF (49,436 bytes)

Newman 231 word bio

File Type: PDF (3,110 bytes)

Newman 176 word bio

File Type: PDF (2,773 bytes)

Newman 116 word bio

File Type: PDF (46,217 bytes)

Audio

Cherry Blossom Fantasy (2018), for piano quintet, excerpt

Quintet 6821 plays at Evermay as part of the 2019 National Cherry Blossom Festival.
File Size: 2,121,559 bytes

Newman: Martian Circus (2015), for four cellos, excerpt

Played by Clancy Newman, Timotheos Petrin, Christine Lamprea, and Gabriel Cabezas
File Size: 1,227,127 bytes

Newman: Collision Course (2013), for clarinet, cello, and piano, excerpt

Played by Som Howie, clarinet; Clancy Newman, cello; Kathryn Selby, piano
File Size: 1,440,335 bytes

Newman: Juxt-Opposition (2010), for piano trio, beginning

The Weiss-Kaplan-Newman trio plays the beginning of Newman's Juxt-Opposition
File Size: 3,913,282 bytes

Newman: Dream Sequence (2009), piano quintet, excerpt

Newman's piano quintet, Dream Sequence
File Size: 2,772,272 bytes

Newman: Non-Periodic Passacaglia (2007), solo cello, excerpt

An excerpt from Clancy Newman's performance of his composition Non-Periodic Passacaglia, for solo cello
File Size: 1,404,424 bytes

Newman: Variations on an Australian Theme (2006), for cello and piano, ending

Clancy Newman plays his Variations on an Australian Theme with Natalie Zhu, piano
File Size: 2,727,838 bytes

Newman: Winter: Old Age, from Four Seasons (2005), beginning

The beginning of the Winter: Old Age movement from Newman's Four Seasons, played by Newman and Symphony in C, Rossen Milanov conducting
File Size: 3,688,034 bytes

Newman: Sonata for Cello and Piano (2004), mvt. 3: Elegy, beginning

Beginning of Clancy Newman and Natalie Zhu's performance of the third movement of Newman's Sonata for Cello and Piano: Elegy
File Size: 3,324,410 bytes

Newman: Four Pieces for Solo Cello (2003), mvt. 4: Passacaglia, excerpt

Excerpt from the fourth movement of Newman's Four Pieces for Solo Cello, the composer playing the cello
File Size: 1,186,128 bytes

Newman: String Quartet (2002), ending

The ending of the Chiara Quartet's performance of Newman's String Quartet
File Size: 2,426,850 bytes

Newman: Song Without Words (2000), solo cello, entire

Newman plays his composition, Song Without Words (complete)
File Size: 8,206,243 bytes

Newman: Evolution, for eight cellos (1995)

While Clancy was quarantined in Australia during the Covid-19 crisis, he recorded all eight parts to the piece he wrote when he was eighteen years old.
File Size: 7,446,359 bytes

Bloch: Schelomo

Newman plays Ernest Bloch's Schelomo with Symphony in C, Rossen Milanov conducting
File Size: 27,438,536 bytes

Video

The Pizzicato Piece

Clancy Newman plays his composition, "The Pizzicato Piece", at the Avery Fisher Career Grants concert, Lincoln Center
Video Type: YouTube

Chopin Sonata slow movement

Clancy Newman and Noreen Cassidy-Polera play the Largo from Chopin Sonata
Video Type: YouTube

Mendelssohn Sonata last movement

Clancy Newman and Noreen Cassidy-Polera play the last movement of Mendelssohn Sonata
Video Type: YouTube

From Method to Madness

Clancy Newman plays his composition "From Method to Madness" with Noreen Cassidy-Polera
Video Type: YouTube

Flight of the Bumblebee

All pizzicato, all on the C string, and fingering with both hands!
Video Type: YouTube

"Golden Ratio Method" lecture

With audio and visual examples, Newman gives a detailed introduction to the method of composition he came up with in 2007.
Video Type: YouTube

Uptown Funk

The January 2015 video from Newman's "Pop-Unpopped" project, in which he writes, learns, and performs a solo cello piece every month based on the #1 song on the billboard charts
Video Type: YouTube

Clancy Newman plays Marlos Nobre's Poema III

Clancy Newman plays Marlos Nobre's Poema III with the New Bedford Symphony, David MacKenzie conducting
Video Type: YouTube

Beethoven Variations on Magic Flute

Wearing masks, Newman and pianist Natalie Zhu play Beethoven's Variations on Mozart's "Magic Flute" as part of the 2020 Kingston Chamber Music Festival.
Video Type: YouTube

Beethoven Sonata in D major, movements 2 & 3

Clancy Newman and Noreen Cassidy-Polera play the second and third movements of Beethoven Sonata in D major
Video Type: YouTube

Ernest Bloch's "Jewish Song"

Clancy Newman and Noreen Cassidy-Polera play "Jewish Song", from Ernest Bloch's "Three Sketches From Jewish Life".
Video Type: YouTube

"Broken Music" - by Kenji Bunch

Clancy Newman and Marcantonio Barone perform the last movement of Kenji Bunch's "Broken Music"
Video Type: YouTube

Newman Talks About the Pizzicato Piece

Newman discusses how he came to write The Pizzicato Piece
Video Type: YouTube

Clancy Newman talks about From Method to Madness

Newman talks about his composition, From Method to Madness, for cello and piano
Video Type: YouTube

Newman talks about Palindromicanon

Newman talks about his cello duet, Palindromicanon (2007)
Video Type: YouTube