ANTHONY NEWMAN (b 1941 )
For more than 35 years, the multi-gifted Anthony Newman has been in the public eye as America’s leading organist, harpsichordist, and Bach specialist. His prodigious recording output includes more than 150 CDs on such labels as CBS, Sony, Deutsche Grammophon, and Vox Masterworks. In 1989 Stereo Review magazine chose his recording of Beethoven’s Third Piano Concerto, played on fortepiano with original instruments, as one of the Records of the Year. His collaboration with Wynton Marsalis, In Gabriel’s Garden on Sony, was the best-selling classical CD for 1997.