J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Glenn Gould at The Salzburg Festival

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Glenn Gould
Individual Works:J.S.Bach: Goldberg Variations BWV 988
Arnold Schoenberg: Suite op.25
W.A.Mozart: Sonata in C-Major K.330
J.P.Sweelinck: Organ Fantasy
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Music&Arts
Catalog Number:CD 677
Year Released/Recorded:1959
Total Playing Time:73:16
Comments:Jose Bastos said:

The complete Salzburg recital of 25 August 1959. For many, the best Goldberg Variations recorded by Gould, with the advantage of being live. The rest of the program is also priceless, showing Gould at his best in works that contrast among themselves and with Bach.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Jose Bastos
Date First Submitted:06/17/2001