Event

Newman and Newman play Bach
10
Nov
2019

Newman and Newman play Bach

  • Location:South Salem, NY
  • Venue:South Salem Presbyterian Church
  • Length:04:00 pm

Artists: Anthony and Jane Newman

Acclaimed keyboardists, Anthony Newman and Mary Jane Newman, present the great preludes and fugues of J.S, Bach arranged for two pianos, plus two pieces performed on the pipe organ by Mr. Newman who is internationally renowned on the instrument.

Labeled the “High Priest of Bach” by Wynton Marsalis, Anthony Newman, is considered by many to be America’s leading Bach specialist  His wife, Sanctuary Series Artistic Director, Mary Jane Newman, herself an acclaimed pianist and organist, made her New York debut in 1986 in Lincoln Center’s “Great Performers” series at Alice Tully Hall. Since then she has appeared as soloist and conductor with orchestras, chamber ensembles and vocal groups throughout Europe, the U.S. and Israel.The piano transcriptions, made by Franz Xaver Gleichauf (1801-1856), are thought to have been created for Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn.

Program:

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Prelude and Fugue in C Major, BWV 553

Prelude and Fugue in G Major, BWV 541

Fantasies and Fugue in g minor, BWV 542

Prelude and Fugue in f minor, BWV 534

Toccata in F, BWV 540 (organ)

 

Prelude and Fugue in C Major, BWV 547

Prelude and Fugue in c minor, BVW 546

Toccata and Fugue in d minor, BWV 565

Pastorale in F Major,  BWV 590

Passacaglia and Fugue in c minor, BWV 582 (organ)

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