J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

The Seven Toccatas for Harpsichord

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Glenn Gould
Individual Works:Toccata in F Sharp Minor, BWV 910
Toccata in C Minor, BWV 911
Toccata in D Major, BWV 912
Toccata in D Minor, BWV 913
Toccata in E Minor, BWV 914
Toccata in G Minor, BWV 915
Toccata in G Major, BWV 916
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Sony
Catalog Number:SM2K 52612
Year Released/Recorded:1963/79/80
Total Playing Time:80'57
Comments:Glenn Gould with his unparalleled interpretive powers, doesn't disappoint, with these Toccatas. They are a valuable contribution to the CD catalog. Playing and recorded sound are equally to be admired here. Aficionados of Bach or Gould need not hesitate.
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Steve Clark
Date First Submitted:07/04/1997