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The Best of Glenn Gould's Bach

Glenn Gould (piano), Glenn Gould (organ)

Columbia Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Golschmann

The ‘Best of Glenn Gould’s Bach’ has some of his greatest Bach recordings, an interesting and well written essay on Gould’s Bach, and as a real bonus a DVD of the complete 1981 Goldberg Variations... More…
  • Presto Recording of the Week
    24th September 2012

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Contents

 Excerpt, Bach, J S: Goldberg Variations, BWV988

Work length6:57
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  • Glenn Gould (piano)

Aria

Track length1:53
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Variation 1 a 1 Clav.

Track length0:45
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Variation 2 a 1 Clav.

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Variation 3. Canone all' Unisuono. a 1 Clav.

Track length0:54
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Variation 4 a 1 Clav.

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Variation 5 a 1 ovvero 2 Clav.

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Variation 6. Canone alla Seconda. a 1 Clav.

Track length0:34
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Variation 7 a 1 ovvero 2 Clav.

Track length1:09
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Bach, J S: Partita No. 1 in B flat major, BWV825

Work length11:27
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  • Glenn Gould (piano)

I. Prelude

Track length1:54
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II. Allemande

Track length1:54
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III. Corrente

Track length1:44
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IV. Sarabande

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V. Minuetts I & II

Track length1:26
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VI. Gigue

Track length1:20
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Bach, J S: Chromatic Fantasia in D minor, BWV903a

Work length6:17
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  • Glenn Gould (piano)

Bach, J S: English Suite No. 2 in A minor, BWV807

Work length16:02
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  • Glenn Gould (piano)

I. Prélude

Track length4:32
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II. Allemande

Track length1:33
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III. Courante

Track length1:11
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IV. Sarabande

Track length3:02
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V. Bourrée I

Track length1:26
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VI. Bourrée II

Track length2:00
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VII. Gigue

Track length2:18
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Bach, J S: Toccata in E minor, BWV914

Work length8:39
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Bach, J S: Two-part Invention No. 1 in C major, BWV772

Work length1:32
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Bach, J S: Three-part Invention (Sinfonia) No. 1 in C major, BWV787

Work length0:45
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Bach, J S: Two-part Invention No. 8 in F major, BWV779

Work length1:04
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Bach, J S: Three-part Invention (Sinfonia) No. 8 in F major, BWV794

Work length0:58
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Bach, J S: Two-part Invention No. 11 in G minor, BWV782

Work length0:55
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Bach, J S: Three-part Invention (Sinfonia) No. 11 in G minor, BWV797

Work length3:44
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  • Glenn Gould (piano)

Bach, J S: Overture in the French Style in B Minor, BWV 831: I. Ouverture

Work length9:50
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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: French Suite No. 5 in G major, BWV816

Work length4:54
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I. Allemande

Track length1:48
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IV. Gavotte

Track length0:40
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VII. Gigue

Track length2:26
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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: Goldberg Variations, BWV988

Work length5:17
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Variatio 30. Quodlibet. a 1 Clav.

Track length1:31
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Aria da capo

Track length3:46
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Bach, J S: Italian Concerto, BWV971

Work length13:10
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I. [ ]

Track length4:11
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II. Andante

Track length5:56
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III. Presto

Track length3:03
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Bach, J S: Aria Variata in A minor, BWV989 ‘alla Maniera Italiana'

Work length9:40
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Bach, J S: Keyboard Concerto in D minor (after Marcello), BWV974

Work length9:50
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I. [ ]

Track length2:26
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II. Adagio

Track length4:47
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III. Presto

Track length2:37
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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1

Work length7:09
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Prelude No. 1 in C Major, BWV 846

Track length2:24
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Fugue No. 1 in C Major, BWV 846

Track length1:56
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Prelude No. 5 in D Major, BWV 850

Track length1:07
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Fugue No. 5 in D Major, BWV 850

Track length1:42
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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2

Work length11:10
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Prelude No. 14 in F-Sharp Minor, BWV 883

Track length3:24
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Fugue No. 14 in F-Sharp Minor, BWV 883

Track length2:48
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Prelude No. 17 in A-Flat Major, BWV 886

Track length3:02
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Fugue No. 17 in A-Flat Major, BWV 886

Track length1:56
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Bach, J S: Prelude & Fugue in B flat major on the name B-A-C-H, BWV898

Work length5:22
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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: The Art of Fugue, BWV1080

Work length11:50
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Contrapunctus VII à 4 per augmentationem et diminutionem

Track length3:50
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Contrapunctus VIII à 3

Track length4:55
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Contrapunctus IX à 4 alla duodecima

Track length3:05
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Bach, J S: Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F minor, BWV1056

Work length10:16
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  • Glenn Gould (piano)
  • Columbia Symphony Orchestra
  • Vladimir Golschmann

I. -

Track length3:34
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II. Largo

Track length2:56
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III. Presto

Track length3:46
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