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						Chris Newman

Chris Newman

Date of Birth February 17, 1940
Age 83 years, 0 months, 13 days
Place of Birth New York
Country United States
Profession Sound Designer
Horoscope Aquarius

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Chris Newman is a famous Sound Designer, born on February 17, 1940 in United States. As of January 9, 2023, Chris Newman’s net worth is $5 Million. He has served as a teacher at New York’s famous School of Visual Arts.

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Renowned sound designer who has won Academy Awards for Best Sound Mixing for The Exorcist, Amadeus and The English Patient. In addition to his wins, he has received nominations for his work on several other acclaimed films, including The Godfather and The Silence of the Lambs. Chris Newman (born 1952) is a British acoustic guitarist and mandolinist currently noted for his work as a soloist, as the partner of the Irish harper Máire Ní Chathasaigh, as a member of the Irish-English band Heartstring Sessions and with his own band The Chris Newman Trio..

He has been married to Frances Wolf Newman and Jeanviere Newman.

He began playing guitar at the age of four and in his teenage years was mentored by the jazz guitarist Diz Disley. In the 1970s and 1980s he worked as musical director and producer for the singers Fred Wedlock and Brenda Wootton, at the same time establishing his identity as a soloist with the 1981 album Chris Newman. He has subsequently worked with the Scottish-Irish Celtic music band The Boys of the Lough. He has been principal guitar tutor for Newcastle University’s Folk B.Mus course since its inception, and regularly teaches at residential courses worldwide. He continues production work and has produced albums for many noted artists in the sphere of traditional and acoustic music including Irish fiddler Nollaig Casey and acoustic guitarist Clive Carroll.

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Chris Newman Net Worth

Chris Newman is one of the richest Sound Designer & listed on most popular Sound Designer. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Chris Newman's net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income Sound Designer
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He got his first credited work as a sound designer on the 1966 film The Drifter.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Sound Designer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Chris Newman celebrates birthday on February 17 of every year.

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