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Expanded Edition - Bach: Goldberg Variations (1955) / Gould


Release Date: 09/30/2003 
Label:  Sony Classical Masterworks Catalog #: 90387   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This selection is a DSD (Direct Stream Digital) recording.
This CD also includes studio outakes from the 1955 recording session.
This selection is a DSD (Direct Stream Digital) recording.
This CD also includes studio outakes from the 1955 recording session. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741-1742; Nuremberg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1955 
Venue:  Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC 
Length: 39 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Nuremberg, Germany (1741 - 1742). 
2.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2: Prelude and Fugue no 14 in F sharp minor, BWV 883 - Fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1742; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1957 
Venue:  Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
3.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2: Prelude and Fugue no 9 in E major, BWV 878 - Fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1742; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/01/1957 
Venue:  Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 

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