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Sara Davis Buechner

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Name  Sara Buechner

Role  Pianist
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Albums  Jazz Nocturne: The Collected Piano Music Of Dana Suesse
Education  Juilliard School, Manhattan School of Music
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Sara Davis Buechner' is an American concert pianist and educator, currently based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


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Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Buechner studied at the Juilliard School with the Czech pianist Rudolf Firkusny, finishing with a doctorate in music from the Manhattan School of Music.

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Buechner has been on the piano faculty at Temple University since 2016, and had previously served on the faculty of the University of British Columbia from 2003-2016, and was formerly a member of the faculties of Manhattan School of Music and New York University.

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Buechner is transgender, and underwent sex-change operation in 2002. Buechner dislikes the term "transsexual", and is said to be "mildly peeved" about being referred to as such, stating that living as a woman was the only honest way to live life. Buechner wrote about the transgender life experiences in a 2013 article in the New York Times.

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Buechner has performed with many different orchestras with an active repertoire of almost 100 concertos, and has given master classes in several countries.

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Buechner is a Yamaha Artist, and has made several recordings for the Disklavier player system.


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  • Mujeres EspaƱolas - Piano Works of Joaquin Turina (1992)
  • The American Flute (1993) (with flutist Robert Stallman)
  • Henry Martin: Preludes and Fugues (1990-92) (1994)
  • Mozart: Piano Sonatas (1995)
  • The Paradine Case - Hollywood Piano Concertos (1995)
  • Bach-Busoni "Goldberg" Variations (1997)
  • Miklos Rozsa: Complete Works For Solo Piano (1999)
  • Stephen Foster: Complete Piano Works (2002)
  • Rudolf Friml: Piano Music (2003)
  • Bygone Days - Music for Violin and Piano by Rudolf Friml (2006) (with violinist Stephanie Chase)
  • George Gershwin - Original Works and Transcriptions for Solo Piano (2005)
  • Nineteen Rags Of Joseph Lamb
  • Variations And Other Works of Brahms And Dvorak
  • Works of Busoni and Stravinsky
  • Gershwin: Second Rhapsody/Addinsell: "Warsaw" Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1, op. 23
  • Awards

  • The first Beethoven Fellowship of the American Pianists Association in 1981
  • 1983 Queen Elisabeth Music Competition.
  • Gold Medal at the 1984 Gina Bachauer International Piano Competition
  • Bronze Medal in the 1986 Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition.
  • References

    Sara Davis Buechner Wikipedia