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Glenn Gould Edition - Gould: Quartet; Shostakovich, Et Al


Release Date: 02/25/1997 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 52679   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Glenn GouldDmitri ShostakovichFrancis Poulenc
Performer:  Glenn GouldElizabeth Benson-GuyDonald GrammCharles Bressler,   ... 
Conductor:  Vladimir GolschmannBoris Brott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphonia String QuartetJuilliard String QuartetOrchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings, Op. 1 by Glenn Gould
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphonia String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; Canada 
Date of Recording: 1960 
2.
Quintet for Piano and Strings in G minor, Op. 57: Prelude by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphonia String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1962 
3.
So you want to write a fugue? by Glenn Gould
Performer:  Elizabeth Benson-Guy (Soprano), Donald Gramm (Bass), Charles Bressler (Tenor),
Anita Darian (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Vladimir Golschmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Juilliard String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; Canada 
Date of Recording: 1963 
4.
Quintet for Piano and Strings in G minor, Op. 57: Fugue by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphonia String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1962 
5.
Quintet for Piano and Strings in G minor, Op. 57: Finale by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphonia String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1962 
6.
Aubade for Piano and 18 instruments by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Conductor:  Boris Brott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; France 

Sound Samples

String Quartet, Op. 1 (recorded under the supervision of the composer)
"So You Want to Write a Fugue?" for Four Voices and String Quartet
I. Prelude. Lento
II. Fugue. Adagio
V. Finale. Allegretto
I. Toccata
II. Récitatif. Les compagnes de Diane
V. Récitatif. Introduction ŕ la variation de Diane
VII. Allegro feroce. Désepoir de Diane
VIII. Conclusion. Adieux et départ de Diane

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