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The Goldberg variations [videorecording] : from Glenn Gould Plays Bach / a film by Bruno Monsaingeon ; a Clasart Film production for TF1 and WDR.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Media Center DVD 3052 37684001034154 Media Center Desk Not holdable Cataloging -

Record details

  • ISBN: 073891911X
  • ISBN: 9780738919119
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (59 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Sony Classical, c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features: bonus video, selected discography, photo gallery, liner notes, biography.
A Clasart Film production for TF1, Paris, and WDR, Cologne.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : Glenn Gould in conversation with Bruno Monsaingeon (6:23) -- Goldberg Variations : BWV 988 (50:58).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, David Thompson.
Participant or Performer Note:
Glenn Gould, piano ; Bruno Monsaingeon, interviewer.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Produced at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City, Apr.-May 1981.
Summary, etc.:
"Glenn Gould's first recordings of Bach's Goldberg Variations in 1955 had made his name legendary. This film, shot in New York in April and May 1981, marks his life-- as if interpolated between the two peaceful Arias and the two recordings, the one opening, the other closing his career-- with a symbol of cyclic perfection."--Container.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
In English with French and German subtitles.
Subject: Gould, Glenn > Interviews.
Variations (Piano)

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