A formidable soloist, bringing depth, eloquence, and gleeful technical assurance.San Francisco Chronicle
The breadth of Ms. Buechner’s artistry, spanning thundering fortissimos and chiseled passagework, as well as lyrical moments colored by a poetic sensitivity that was tempered by wit and judicious restraintThe New York Times
Buechner's playing was faultless, favoring a bright, forthright sonority.The Philadelphia Inquirer
Here are some highlights from a wonderful review of my performance of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra this past weekend under the…Read more
The Washington Post
"Buechner's performance... with its soft contours and liquid, legato phrasing... had a beauty that might have taken even Mozart's breath away"
I am honored each year to adjudicate this important Japanese scholarship competition, where I hear the best young pianists in the country.
24 - 25
Portland Classic Pianos
Morning Solo Piano Recital, followed by a reception and Master Class for young pianists.
Rhode Island Philharmonic
I will perform Mozart’s Concert Rondo in A major KV 386 (with my own cadenza), and the Burleske of Richard Strauss, under the baton of the wonderful Tania Miller.
You can see our performance of the Strauss with the Victoria Symphony here, on YouTube.
The New York Times
"Buechner has it all... intelligence, integrity and all-encompassing technical prowess"