Event

Holiday Fantasy
17
Dec
2017

Holiday Fantasy

  • Location:111 Spring Street, South Salem, NY
  • Venue:South Salem Presbyterian Church
  • Length:4pm

Artist: Anthony Newman with guests The Westfair Singers

Anthony Newman, organ, piano

The Westfair Singers

Called the “High Priest of Bach,” by Wynton Marsalis, composer and keyboardist Anthony Newman teams with the acclaimed Westfair Singers conducted by Mary Jane Newman to present a varied holiday program, including works for organ and piano by Bach, Handel, Rachmaninov and d’Aquin and featuring Mr. Newman’s own “Christmas Canons”, settings of traditional seasonal melodies in canonical form.

WestfairSingersProgram:

Fantasia on ‘TE DEUM – Anthony Newman

LARGO AND FUGUE from Composer’s Sonata (Newman)

TOCCATA AND FUGUE IN d minor – JS BACH

Set of pieces of the Season S. Rachmaninov

LE COUCOU – Louis Claude d’Aquin

FUGUE In e minor – JS BACH (the “Wedge”)

Set of anthems of the season by GF Handel
Westfair Singers

ANDANTE –  JS Bach

NOEL – Claude d’Aquin

PASSACAGLIA AND FUGUE In c minor JS BACH

CHRISTMAS CANNONS – Anthony Newman

Westfair Singers, MJ Newman, conducting