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Bach: Goldberg Variations

Bach: Goldberg Variations Malcolm Proud harpsichord BACH Goldberg Variations Midwinter Festival GOLDBERG  opens with a performance of Bach's original Goldberg Variations by Malcolm Proud, Ireland’s pre-eminent harpsichordist. Described by The Irish Times as "something of a musical visionary", Malcolm Proud has lived and worked with Bach's Goldberg Variations for many decades, and is critically acclaimed…

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Karlheinz Essl: Deconstructing Bach

St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church St. Nicholas Collegiate Church,, Galway

Karlheinz Essl: Deconstructing Bach Xenia Pestova Bennett piano  |  Ed Bennett electronics BACH Goldberg Variations: Gold.Berg.Werk Pianist Xenia Pestova Bennett performs Gold.Berg.Werk with her husband, well-known music artist and composer Ed Bennett, on electronics. In writing Gold.Berg.Werk, Austrian composer Karlheinz Essl created an altogether modern 21st century response to Bach's work by adding electronics between…

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Bach: Goldberg Variations – arrangement by Dmitry Sitkovetsky

St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church St. Nicholas Collegiate Church,, Galway

Bach: Goldberg Variations - arrangement by Dmitry Sitkovetsky Maia Cabeza violin | Sergey Malov viola | Natalie Clein cello  BACH Goldberg Variations Dmitry Sitkovetsky's iconic string trio arrangement of Bach's Goldberg Variations, created in the 1980s, is Music for Galway's second choice of a more recent treatment of the work. It is performed by three…

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Documentary Film: The Goldberg Variations – Glenn Gould plays Bach

A Film by Bruno Monsaingeon Glenn Gould piano Goldberg Variations, BW 988 Introduction: Glenn Gould in conversation with Bruno Monsaingeon   Pianist Glenn Gould made his New York debut on January 11, 1955. His first recording, Bach's "Goldberg Variations," took place that June. The record won instant acclaim. In 1981 Gould departed from his custom…

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