The russian journey film gif political prisoners music composers great videos films movies classical music short film documentaries. In 1955 glenn gould signed his exclusive contract with columbia masterworks, and remained with the label until his untimely death in 1982. Glenn gould plays bach the english suites complete discogs. Sinfonia in practice cantata bwv 54 brandenburg concerto no. Glenn gould gave his last public concert at the wilshire ebell theater in l. The english suites complete glenn gould sony 2 cd fl. Get the best deals on classical lp vinyl records glenn gould when you shop the largest online selection at. Now i am hooked glenn goulds solos are truly wonderful. Glenn gould bach art of fugue vol 1 lp mint ms 6338 stereo usa cbs 70s press. Goldberg variations, bwv 988 variation 5 a 1 ovvero 2 clav. Highlights from the glenn gould collection vhs the glenn gould bach collection dvd partita no. Glenn gould 1932 1982 bach english suites vol ii youtube. Concert dropouts in conversation with john mcclure.
The english suites are more profound than the french suites, though both offer many rewards for repeated listening. Goulds playing was distinguished by a remarkable technical proficiency and. Glenn gould, the american symphony orchestra, leopold stokowski 1 the music of arnold schoenberg, vol. Get the best deals on classical vinyl records glenn gould when you shop the largest online selection at. French suites complete 2xcd japan original 1984 56dc 1544 ex. Concerto for harpsichord and strings in e major, bwv 1053. In short, he worked on six different recording projects in his studio at the same time, five of which were published simultaneously. However, the english suites surpass both the french suites and the partitas in the pleasure they have given me over the years. Get the best deals on box set glenn gould music cds when you shop the largest online selection at. Get the best deals on glenn gould vinyl records when you shop the largest online selection at. Classical lp vinyl records glenn gould for sale ebay.
English suites, bwv 806811 glenn gould on allmusic 1994. Glenn gould 1932 1982 bach english suites vol ii glenn gould. Listen to your favorite songs from glenn gould plays bach, vol. Toccatas bwv 910916 by gould, glenn from amazons classical music store. Get the best deals on box set classical glenn gould music cds when. Glenn herbert gould was a canadian pianist who became one of the bestknown and most celebrated classical pianists of the 20th century.
Johann sebastian bach 1685 1750 the well tempered clavier book 2 bwv 870 893 00. Bach the english suites glenn gould 2lp columbia stereo rare gatefold nm. Box set classical glenn gould music cds for sale ebay. Thirty two short films about glenn gould wikipedia.
English suites by glenn gould, bach from amazons classical music store. Bach glenn gould the english suites les suites anglaises englische suiten. The labels are screwed up on this double album volume i and ii collection. Theres nothing english about the english suites, except for a story circulating after bachs death that they were composed for an englishman. Having recently purchased several of these multidisc releases of glenn goulds bach collection, i would recommend this one, volume 5, near the top. Get the best deals on classical vinyl records glenn gould when you. Having recently purchased several of these multidisc releases of glenn gould s bach collection, i would recommend this one, volume 5, near the top. Not only is the musicmaking consistently superb, but goulds notorious hums and groans are less. Romance on three legs, the story of glenn goulds piano. Glenn gouldgoldberg variationsinventionstoccatapartitasart of fugue johann sebastian bach6cd.
Get the best deals on box set glenn gould music cds when you. Besides bachs french suites, goulds artist contract cards list the names of mozart, bizet, skryabin, wagner, and hindemith. An interpretation of johann sebastian bachs goldberg variations bwv 988, the work launched gould s career as a renowned international pianist, and became one of the most wellknown piano recordings. The goldberg variations glenn gould album wikipedia.
The welltempered clavier, book i volume 2, bwv 854861 more details. In this 2003 release from hyperion, hewitt rivals gould in thoughtfulness, profound musicality, and. English suites bwv 806 811 thomas brunner glenn gould records scriabin desir. The most renowned canadian classical performer of the 20th century, pianist glenn gould remains one of the most fascinating and celebrated figures. Glenn gould discusses his goldberg variations with tim page gould remastered.
Free shipping on many items browse your favorite brands affordable prices. Thirty two short films about glenn gould is a 1993 canadian biographical anthology film about the pianist glenn gould, played by colm feore. His maternal grandfather was a cousin of the norwegian composer edvard grieg who was himself of scottish ancestry. Goldberg variations, bwv 988, aria with 30 variations. I put the cd on while i am quilting and the music is. Overview v biography v discography v compositions v credits v awards v. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
Get the best deals on box set classical glenn gould music cds when you shop the largest online selection at. His maternal grandfather was a cousin of norwegian composer edvard grieg. The english suites angela hewitts performances of bachs english suites must rank among the finest piano renditions since glenn gould recorded them in the early 70s. Dec 30, 2016 walter gieseking 1895 1956, was a frenchborn german pianist and composer. Segments include documentaries, consisting of interviews with. Two years later, he predicted in a magazine article that the public concert as we know.
Glenn herbert gould 1 2 september 25, 1932 october 4, 1982 was a canadian pianist noted especially for his recordings of the music of johann sebastian bach, remarkable technical proficiency, unorthodox musical philosophy, and eccentric personality and piano technique. But here in the english suites which are really french musically speaking he is so far indisputed. Gould s first release, bach s goldberg variations, released in january 1956, took the music world by storm, and immediately established the 22yearold canadian pianist as one of the most brilliant, original. English suites, bwv 806 808, volume 1 glenn gould anniversary. He was particularly renowned as an interpreter of the keyboard music of johann sebastian bach. Goldberg variations bwv 988 the historic 1955 debut.
After reading the book i had to hear his piano solos. Not only is the musicmaking consistently superb, but gould s notorious hums and groans are less intrusive here than on some of the other sets. Walter gieseking plays bach wtc the well tempered clavier, book 2. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Glenn gould records sarabande from english suite 1 in a. Goldberg variations, bwv 988 1955 mono recording more details. He was renowned as an interpreter of the keyboard works of johann sebastian bach.660 758 650 545 540 335 902 1015 898 716 816 664 933 528 353 973 884 709 690 765 1044 740 821 1336 512 571 1271 277 1479 1017 1050 1495