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Glenn Gould Edition - Brahms: Ballades, Rhapsodies, Etc


Release Date: 03/09/1993 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 52651   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 25 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Ballades (4) for Piano, Op. 10 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1982 
Venue:  RCA Studio A, New York City 
Length: 29 Minutes 34 Secs. 
2. Rhapsodies (2) for Piano, Op. 79 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Austria 
Venue:  RCA Studio A, New York City 
Length: 12 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: Selections recorded June 30 and July 1, 1982. 
3. Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 118: no 6, Intermezzo in E flat minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/29/1960 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 58 Secs. 
4. Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 4, Intermezzo in E major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/21/1960 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
5. Pieces (8) for Piano, Op. 76: no 7, Intermezzo in A minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/21/1960 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
6. Pieces (8) for Piano, Op. 76: no 6, Intermezzo in A major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/21/1960 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
7. Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 119: no 1, Intermezzo in B minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/21/1960 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
8. Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 118: no 1, Intermezzo in A minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/23/1960 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 3 Secs. 
9. Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 118: no 2, Intermezzo in A major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/30/1960 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 47 Secs. 
10. Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/29/1960 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City 

Sound Samples

No. 1 in D minor "Edward Ballade" - Andante
No. 2 in D Major - Andante
No. 3 "Intermezzo" in B minor - Allegro
No. 4 in B Major - Andante con moto
No. 1 in B minor - Agitato
No. 2 in G minor - Molto passionato, ma non troppo allegro
Intermezzo No. 1 in E-flat Major, Op. 117 - Andante moderato
Intermezzo No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 117 - Andante non troppo e con molta espressione
Intermezzo No. 3 in C-sharp minor, Op. 117 - Andante con moto
Intermezzo No. 6 in E-flat minor, Op. 118 - Andante, largo e mesto
Intermezzo No. 4 in E Major, Op. 116 - Adagio
Intermezzo No. 7 in A minor, Op. 76 - Moderato semplice
Intermezzo No. 6 in A Major, Op. 76 - Andante con moto
Intermezzo No. 1 in B minor, Op. 119 - Adagio
Intermezzo No. 1 in A minor, Op. 118 - Allegro non assai, ma molto appassionato
Intermezzo No. 2 in A Major, Op. 118 - Andante teneramente

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