J.S. Bach

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Glenn Gould - Bach (Original CBC Broadcasts)

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Glenn Gould
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Sir Ernest MacMillan, Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Soloists:Glenn Gould
Individual Works:Partita No. 5 in G Major, BWV 829
Sinfonias (Fifteen Three-Part Inventions) BWV 787-801
Concerto in the Italian Style, F Major, BWV 971
Concerto in D Minor - keyboard & strings, BWV 1052
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:CBC Records
Catalog Number:PSCD 2005
Year Released/Recorded:1952-1955
Total Playing Time:73:42
Comments:S. Nicholson said:

Canadian radio broadcasts of Gould before his contract with Columbia Records. Gould plays the 15 Sinfonias in a unique order based on his idea of key relationships.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • S. Nicholson
Date First Submitted:07/08/1999