WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Glenn Gould - Images


Release Date: 08/20/1996 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 62588   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachJohannes BrahmsOrlando GibbonsRichard Wagner,   ... 
Performer:  Glenn Gould
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  American Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 15 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Italian Concerto, BWV 971 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1959 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
2. Two-Part Invention no 1 in C major, BWV 772 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1964 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
3. Two-Part Invention no 8 in F major, BWV 779 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1964 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
4. French Suite no 2 in C minor, BWV 813 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1724; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/05/1972 
Venue:  Eaton's Auditorium, Toronto, Ontario 
5. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C major, BWV 846 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1962 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
6. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Theme "Aria" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741-1742; Nuremberg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
7. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation no 1 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Nuremberg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
8. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation no 2 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Nuremberg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
9. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation no 3 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Nuremberg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
10. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation no 4 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Nuremberg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
11. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation no 5 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Nuremberg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
12. Three-Part Invention no 11 in G minor, BWV 797 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1964 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
13. Three-Part Invention no 15 in B minor, BWV 801 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1964 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
14. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2: Prelude and Fugue no 14 in F sharp minor, BWV 883 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1742; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1969 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
15. Toccata in G minor, BWV 915 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; ?Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/12/1979 
Venue:  Eaton's Auditorium, Toronto, Ontario 
16. Rhapsodies (2) for Piano, Op. 79: no 1 in B minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1982 
Venue:  RCA Studio A, New York City 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
17. Ground for Keyboard "Italian" by Orlando Gibbons
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 17th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 08/01/1968 
Venue:  Eaton's Auditorium, Toronto, Ontario 
18. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/30/1973 
Venue:  Eaton's Auditorium, Toronto, Ontario 
Notes: Transcribed: Glenn Gould 
19. Sonatinas (3) for Piano, Op. 67: no 1 in F sharp minor - 2nd movement, Allegro moderato by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912; Finland 
Date of Recording: 12/1976 
Venue:  Eaton's Auditorium, Toronto, Ontario 
20. Nocturne for Piano in F major by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; France 
Date of Recording: 12/13/1972 
Venue:  Toronto, Ontario 
21. Sonata for Piano in B minor, Op. 5: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880-1881; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1982 
Venue:  RCA Studio A, New York City 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
22. Pieces (2) for Piano, Op. 57: no 2, Caresse dansée by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/13/1972 
Venue:  Eaton's Auditorium, Toronto, Ontario 
23. Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i): 3rd movement, Rondo alla turca by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1965-70 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
24. Sonata for Harpsichord in C major, K 486/L 455 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Date of Recording: 1968 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
25. Sonata for Piano no 7 in B flat major, Op. 83: 1st mvt, Allegro inquiero by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939-1942; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1967 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
26. Sonatas (6) for Keyboard, Wq 49: no 1 in A minor, H 30 - 3rd movement, Allegro by Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Date of Recording: 01/30/1968 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
27. Sonata for Keyboard no 58 in C major, H 16 no 48: 2nd movement, Rondo "Presto" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
28. Partita for Keyboard no 1 in B flat major, BWV 825 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
29. Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  American Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/1966 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 

Sound Samples

I.
II. Andante
III. Presto
Invention No. 1 in C Major, BWV 772
Invention No. 8 in F Major, BWV 779
I. Allemande
II. Courante
III. Sarabande
IV. Air
V. Menuet
VI. Gigue
Prelude & Fugue No. 1 in C Major, BWV 846
Thema & Variations 1-5 from Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
Sinfonia No. 11 in G minor, BWV 797
Sinfonia No. 15 in B minor, BWV 801
I. Praeludium
II. Allemande
III. Corrente
IV. Sarabande
V. Menuet I & II
VI. Giga
Prelude & Fugue No. 14 in F-sharp minor, BWV 883
Toccata in G minor, BWV 915
Rhapsodie in B minor, Op. 79 No. 1
Allemande (Italian Ground)
II. Rondo. Presto from Piano Sonata in C Major, Hob. XVI:48
III. Allegro assai from Piano Sonata No.1 in A minor "Wurrenberg", Wg. 49
Act I Prelude from "Die Meistersinger"
II. Allegro moderato from Sonatine in F-sharp minor, Op. 67 No. 1
III. Rondo. Allegro ma non tanto from Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 73 "Emperor"
Premier Nocturne In F Major
II. Scherzo. Presto - Trio. Un poco piů lento from Piano Sonata in B minor, Op. 5
Caresse dansée from Deux morceaux, Op. 57
III. (Rondo) Alla Turca. Allegretto from Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major, K. 331
Sonata in G Major, L. 486
I. Allegro inquiero from Piano Sonata No. 7 in B-flat Major, Op. 83

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook