Clancy Newman, cello with Noreen Cassidy-Polera, piano
Sunday, April 7, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
First prize winner of the 2001 Walter W. Naumburg International Competition and recipient of an Avery Fisher Career Grant in 2004, cellist Clancy Newman has a dual career as both performer and composer. As a cellist, he has performed as soloist in most of America's major cities, and has been a member of Chamber Music Society Two of Lincoln Center and Musicians from Marlboro. He is currently a member of the Chicago Chamber Musicians and the Weiss-Kaplan-Newman Trio. As a composer, he has been featured on the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center's "Double Exposure" series and the Chicago Chamber Musicians' "Freshly Scored" series, and has recieved numerous distinguished commissions.
Clancy Newman has performed as concerto soloist with the National Symphony Orchestra, the Juilliard Orchestra, the Jacksonville Symphony, the Richmond Symphony, the North Carolina Symphony, and ProMusica, among many others. His recitals throughout the United States have included a Lincoln Center recital at Alice Tully Hall that garnered enormous critical acclaim. Newman has appeared on A&E's Breakfast with the Arts, and can often be heard on American Public media's Performance Today.
This concert is free and open to the public. A photo ID and registration are required.
Beethoven Sonata in D major for cello and piano, Op. 102 No. 2 (1815)
Janacek Pohadka: a Tale (1854)
Newman From Method to Madness (2008)
Brahms Sonata in E minor for cello and piano, Op. 38 (1865)
Piazzolla Le Grand Tango (1982)
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