Glynda Newton retires from the JSO

Today was my last service as a full time violinist of the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra after 39 years. I am grateful for my years of service and honored to have worked so closely with so many of my colleagues over the years- some remaining and some already retired. The 9 musicians retiring today, including myself, […]

Retiring musicians of the Jacksonville Symphony

View the feature on the retiring musicians, including Glynda Newton, on the Jacksonville Symphony’s website:

Newton Musical YouTube Channel

Newton Musical is unique because of the many and varied ensembles, styles, and genres we perform at concerts and events.  To better showcase all that we can do, you can now watch videos of live performances on our YouTube Channel!  Please subscribe via YouTube to keep up to date with new videos and events.  And feel […]

New photos are here!

Below are a few pictures from our session with Christy Whitehead Photography.  She was a pleasure to work with and it is exciting to update the photos on our site.  Thanks Christy!            

New Photo Shoot

Cliff and Glynda Newton had a photo shoot at the studio of Christy Whitehead, Photography & Design. Can’t wait to see our new pictures!

new arrangements

Cliff just finished and arrangement of the Pachelbel Canon in D for 3 Trumpets, String Quartet, and Organ for an upcoming wedding. It should be quite exciting !

Concours d’Elegance Herald Trumpets

Herald Trumpets performed fanfares to herald the presentation of the Best in Show at the Concours d’Elegance today at The Ritz Carlton. What a beautiful day to see so many wonderful classic cars !  

Sublime Visions Sublime

This past weekend was the performance by the Gainesville Civic Chorus of the Wagner , Siegfried Idyll; Vaughn Williams, 5 Mystical Pieces; and Lauridsen, Lux Aeterna The Wagner has always been one of my favorite pieces and Baritone Joshua Mazur was wonderful in the Vaughn Williams. The Lauridsen is certainly worthy of attention as well. Newton […]

Beatles are still the BEST

The Beatles are still the BEST !  More Brides are requesting music of the Beatles for their ceremony and cocktail hour.  Good Day Sunshine, If I Fell, and All You Need Is Love are the most recent requests for String Quartet. It is always a pleasure to perform the music of the Beatles!

Herald Trumpets

We’re gearing up for wedding season with herald trumpets to make weddings Royal!