Bach: The Goldberg Variations is the 1955 debut album of Canadian classical pianist Glenn Gould. An interpretation of Johann Sebastian Bach's Goldberg Variations (BWV 988), the work launched Gould's career as a renowned international pianist, and became one of the most well-known piano recordings. Sales were "astonishing" for a classical album: it was reported to have sold 40,000 copies by 1960, and had sold more than 100,000 by the time of Gould's death in 1982.
Glenn Gould - The Goldberg Variations - The Complete Unreleased Recording Sessions June 1955. Glenn Gould's recording debut in 1955 of Bach's Goldberg Variations took the world by storm. His decidedly un-Romantic view, absolute technical skill, startling lucidity, and right-on rhythmic changes, combined with his le humming, sometimes outrageously fast tempi-made him an instantly legendary pianist and elucidated Bach's music in a whole new way. Gould's final recording, 26 years later, was also of the Goldbergs
By Johann Sebastian Bach, Glenn Gould. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 3. Canone all' Unisuono. 5. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 4 a 1 Clav. 6. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 5 a 1 ovvero 2 Clav. 7. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 6. Canone alla Seconda. 8. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 7 a 1 ovvero 2 Clav. 9. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 8 a 2 Clav.
01 - J. S. Bach - Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 - 1955 Recording. Johann Sebastian Bach. Flute Sonatas BWV 1030-1032. Sonate N. in G minor, BWV 1001; Partita N. in B minor, BWV 1002; Sonate N. in A minor, BWV 1003. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Glenn Gould's 1955 recording of Bach's Goldberg Variations marks the commercial debut for the process; other piano discs, both classical and jazz, are on the way. The attractions of a modernized version of the Gould performance are clear: the original, still in print in several different forms, is one of the most famous recordings of the twentieth century, a complete rethinking of Bach's towering summation of the variation form as he knew it and gleeful infusion of his contrapuntal art into a form that was thought to be. primarily about instrumental display.
Description: Glenn Gould's recording debut in 1955 of Bach's Goldberg Variations took the world by storm. Gould's final recording, 26 years later, was also of the Goldbergs.
Bach - Goldberg Variations LIVE, Concerto BWV 1052 (recording of the Century : Glenn Gould) Classical Music/ /Reference Recording в 2017. Glenn Gould - The Goldberg Variations (Johann Sebastian Bach). Glenn Gould plays extracts from Bach's Aria with 30 Variations BWV 988 also known as ""The Goldberg Variations"". Broadcast by CBC on 3rd June 1964. GlennGouldVEVO в 2017. The Columbia LP quickly became one.
Glenn Gould in Russia: Bach, Beethoven, Berg, Webern, Krenek by C. Michael Bailey. A State of Wonder: The Complete Goldberg Variations 1955 & 1981 by Colin Fleming. By Sebastian Bailey Member since: 2018. Welcome help wanted jazz near you donate. Reporting on jazz from around the globe since 1995.
|The Goldberg Variations (1955 Recording)||(38:26)|
|1-32||Aria Da Capo||2:12|
|The Goldberg Variations (1981 Recording)||(51:14)|
|2-32||Aria Da Capo||3:45|
|3-01||Glenn Gould Discusses His Performances Of The Goldberg Variations With Tim Page, August 22, 1982, Toronto, Canada||50:55|
|3-02||Studio Outtakes From The 1955 Goldberg Variations Recording Sessions||12:32|
- Composed By – Johann Sebastian Bach
- Interviewee – Glenn Gould (tracks: 3-01)
- Interviewer – Tim Page (tracks: 3-01)
- Piano – Glenn Gould
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- Mastering SID Code (CD 1): IFPI 9L05
- Mastering SID Code (CD 2): IFPI 9L05
- Mastering SID Code (CD 3): IFPI 9L04
- Matrix / Runout (CD 3): SW5012170A
- Matrix / Runout (CD 1): SW5012168B
- Matrix / Runout (CD 2): SW5012169A