The Idea Of Bach

Kate Shapero Bach, Glenn Gould 1 Comment

“Bach is the reason I became a musician” – Glenn Gould. The importance of J.S. Bach in Glenn Gould’s personal life cannot be overstated. Gould’s meteoric rise to international prominence in 1955 with the release of his Goldberg Variations owed a tremendous debt to Bach. Glenn is universally recognized as being perhaps the finest Bach ‘specialist’. His understanding and interpretation …