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Sara Davis Buechner Makes Debut at Ravinia Festival
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 6:00 pm Ravinia Festival: 200 Ravinia Park Road, Highland Park Illinois. Tickets: $10.00
Pianist Sara Davis Buechner has been praised on four continents for her "intelligence, integrity, and all-encompassing technical prowess" (New York Times) and "thoughtful artistry in the full service of music (Washington Post). Sara enjoys a vibrant international performance and recording career.
For more information on how to book Sara please call Carrie Feiner Concert Management at 914/725-0200 or go to www.saradavisbuechner.com
Sara Davis Buechner, pianist Ravinia Festival, Chicago, Illinois
21 August 2012
PROGRAM Fantasy and Sonata in C minor KV 475/457 Wolfgang Mozart (1756 - 1791) Fantasy (Adagio) Molto allegro Adagio Allegro assai
Fantaisie et Toccata (1940) Bohuslav Martinu (1890 - 1959) This work was dedicated to Rudolf Firkušný, and is played on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of his birth.
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Ten New Etudes for Piano (2010-11) Yukiko Nishimura (b. 1969) American Première Snowy Sky -- Fanfare -- Windmill -- Circle Line -- Drops -- Hide-and-Seek -- Tango -- Daydreaming (for left hand) -- Rock Candy (for right hand) -- Harvest Moon
Foxtrots George Gershwin transcribed from player piano rolls and acoustic recordings (1898 - 1937) Swanee Novelette in Fourths Do - Do - Do Kickin’ the Clouds Away
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