J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Goldberg Variations

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Julia Cload
Individual Works:Goldberg Variations BWV 988
Preludes & Fugues BWV 961, BWV 895, BWV 899, BWV 900, BWV 901, BWV 902
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Meridian
Catalog Number:CDE 84291
Year Released/Recorded:1995
Total Playing Time:72'26"
Comments:Nicolas Hawtrey said:

This recording is considered by many to be one of the most revealing of this work, and takes one on a long journey. For this reason the pianist Julia Cload was selected by the Besançon Festival, after a 'blind' CD selection.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Nicolas Hawtrey
Date First Submitted:01/08/2002