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Sara Davis Buechner

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Performance Today - September 20, 2022


September 20, 2022

Pianist Sara Davis Buechner says that music takes her to a place where she feels completely herself, especially the music of Mozart. Tune in and learn more about Sara Davis Buechner and hear her play music by Bach and Mozart.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Florence Price: Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes, from Five Folksongs in Counterpoint
Catalyst Quartet
Chamber Music Northwest, Mixon Hall at the Cleveland Institute of Music, Cleveland, OH

Ludwig van Beethoven: Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano in E-flat Major, Op. 1 No. 1: Movement 1 Allegro
Tai Murray, violin | Mark Kosower, cello | Stewart Goodyear, piano
Seattle Chamber Music Society, The Center for Chamber Music, Seattle, WA

Jessie Montgomery: Strum
Catalyst Quartet
Maverick Concerts, Maverick Concert Hall, Woodstock, NY

Johann Sebastian Bach, transc. Busoni: Little Organ Book: In dir ist Freude BWV 615
Sara Davis Buechner, piano
Album: Bach-Busoni: Arrangements & Transcription of Goldberg Variations
Connoisseur Society 4202

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 15
Sara Davis Buechner, piano
Album: Mozart: Piano Sonatas
Connoisseur Society 4202

Hour 2

Gioacchino Rossini, arr. Justin Holland: William Tell
Douglas Back, guitar
Album: American Pioneers of the Classic Guitar:
Mento Music Press

Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major, Op. 26
Konstantin Emelyanov, piano | State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia | Vasily Petrenko, conductor
The XVI International Tchaikovsky Competition, Great Hall of the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Moscow, Russia

Astor Piazzolla: Le Grand Tango
Chee-Yun, violin | Wendy Chen, piano
Strings Music Festival, Strings Pavilion, Steamboat Springs, CO

Justin Holland: Carnival of Venice: Fantasie
Douglas Back, guitar
Album: American Pioneers of the Classic Guitar
Mento Music Press