David Newman

Conductor

Biography

David Newman is one of today’s most accomplished creators of music for film. In his 30-year career he has scored more than 110 films, ranging from War of the Roses, Matilda, Bowfinger, and Heathers to the more recent Girls Trip, Night School and Serenity. His music has brought to life the critically acclaimed dramas Brokedown Palace and Hoffa;  comedies such as Galaxy Quest and Throw Momma from the Train; and award-winning animated films Ice Age, The Brave Little Toaster, and Anastasia. Mr. Newman holds an Academy Award nomination for his score to Anastasia. His original score to the 13 episode Netflix Series, Green Eggs and Ham, will be released in November 2019 and he is currently arranging and underscoring for Steven Spielberg’s re-imagining of the West Side Story film, set to be released in December 2020.

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