J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Goldberg Variations

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Daniel Barenboim
Individual Works:Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Erato
Catalog Number:ER2-45468
Year Released/Recorded:1989
Total Playing Time:1:20 Hr
Live recording at Teatro Colon, Buenos Aires. After Glenn Gould it is refreshing to hear Bach played by somebody who understand that Bach is not only notes after notes but spirituality and interiority. The
best after Pierre Antai on the Harpsichord
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Francois Duhamel
Date First Submitted:05/13/1997