Davis Butner

Musician


Atlanta, GA
violin, viola
@dsbutner
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6 Played at 6 groupmuses!

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Davis Butner is an aspiring architect and practicing musician with an interest in the intersection of architecture and the performing arts. With experience in a range of fields from symphony administration to architectural design, acoustical consulting, and theater planning, he is passionate about the civic role of the performing arts and of architecture that promotes public gathering and inspiration.

A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in Music and Architectural Design, he likewise completed a certificate of design at the Architectural Association in London, and his masters in architecture at Yale University.

While performing extensively as a freelance violinist and violist, he has worked for a variety of firms and organizations including the Atlanta Symphony and Philadelphia Orchestras, Threshold Acoustics in Chicago, and Theatre Projects Consultants in Norwalk, CT. He was most recently based in Shanghai, China as a 2019-2020 Henry Luce Scholar.

Traditional Repertoire

Faure: Quartets, Quintets
Brahms: Quartets, Clarinet Quintet
Mozart: Quartets, Quintets
Mendelssohn: Quartets, Octet
Beethoven: Piano Trios, Quartets, Duos/sonatas (cello, piano)
Tchaikovsky Trio
Dvorak: Quartets, Piano Quintet
Schumann: Quartets, Quintets
Shostakovich: Piano Trio, Quintets
Schoenberg: Verlkarte Nacht

Baroque:
Buxtehude
Vivaldi
Bach
LeClair

Please visit www.dsbutnerdesign.com for more information

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Performed groupmuses (6)

Groupmuse Chicago: An Autumn Evening East of Broadway

  • Thursday, September 24, 2015, at 7:00 PM
  • North Side, Chicago Chicago, IL

This groupmuse happened about 6 years ago

Serenades along the South Loop Seine

  • Monday, June 29, 2015, at 7:30 PM
  • South Loop, Chicago Chicago, IL

This groupmuse happened over 6 years ago

A Prelude to St. Patty's

  • Friday, March 13, 2015, at 7:30 PM
  • South Loop, Chicago Chicago, IL
This groupmuse happened over 6 years ago

Design: See, Hear, and Wear

  • Sunday, June 27, 2021, at 7:00 PM
  • New York, NY

This groupmuse happened 5 months ago

___SCAPE: Explorations of Space and Sound

  • Friday, March 19, 2021, at 7:30 PM
  • New York City + Atlanta, GA

This groupmuse happened 9 months ago

Of Music and Merriment: Chicago Holiday Groupmuse

  • Tuesday, December 15, 2015, at 7:00 PM
  • North Side, Chicago Chicago, IL

This groupmuse happened almost 6 years ago