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 restraint
The New York Times
Buechner's playing was faultless, favoring a bright, forthright sonority.
The Philadelphia Inquirer

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Welcome to my new website!

Welcome to the new www.saradavisbuechner.com! Have a look around and let me know what you think… -Sara

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Rave Review of Beethoven Concerto No. 3 with Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

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…

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ADAGIO FOR THANKSGIVING

This beautiful Adagio is one of 24 new pieces for piano, entitled “The Wolf-Tempered Clavier” by Hungarian composer Péter Wolf. My first piano teacher, Veronika Wolf Cohen (cousin of Péter),…

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Too Many Notes – Mozart Moments Ep. 7

There’s a well known scene from the movie “Amadeus” where the composer Mozart is accused of writing too many notes. Of course, this causes a little bit of consternation (and…

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"Buechner's performance... with its soft contours and liquid, legato phrasing... had a beauty that might have taken even Mozart's breath away"

The Washington Post

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Solo Recital. I will play music by Mozart, Gershwin, Federico Longás, and my own “New York Sketchbook.”

JANUARY
23
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An all-Iberian/Latinx program to kick off Temple University’s 3rd Annual Keyboard Festival, beginning at 7:30 p.m. in Rock Hall.
The theme is music of Spain, Portugal, Latin and South America.

I will play music of Manuel deFalla, Joaquín Nin-Culmell, Joaquín Turina, and Federico Longas.

JANUARY
28
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An all-Iberian/Latinx program of two-piano masterpieces, featuring myself, pianist Charles Abramovic, and stellar Temple University piano students.
The program begins in our beautiful Temple Performing Arts Center at 3:00 p.m.

We will perform duo-piano works of Isaac Albeníz, Enrique Granados, Carlos Guastavino, and the scintillating Danzas Andaluzas of Manuel Infante.

FEBRUARY
6
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"Buechner has it all... intelligence, integrity and all-encompassing technical prowess"

The New York Times

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