Sara Mohr-Pietsch is a music broadcaster, writer, presenter and curator.
She presents The Choir, Music Matters, Hear & Now and live concerts on BBC Radio 3, and curates and hosts Open Ear (Radio 3's new music showcase). She also presents the BBC Proms on Radio 3, BBCFOUR and BBC World Service.
Sara has written for The Guardian, Huffington Post, BBC Music Magazine and others. She also hosts pre-concert events for a variety of festivals and venues including the Royal Opera House, Barbican and Southbank Centre. Her voice can be heard on gallery audio guides around the world. She works closely as an advisor with Garsington Opera, Spitalfields Music, NMC Recordings and PRS Foundation.
Sara was born in London in 1980. She holds a First Class music degree from Cambridge University, and a masters with distinction in musicology from the University of Edinburgh. After graduating, she worked for the BBC Proms, Edinburgh International Festival and Berliner Philharmoniker before joining BBC Radio 3 as Breakfast presenter in 2007.