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Goldberg Variations BWV 988
Recordings - Part 3

Recordings: 1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019

Complete Recordings 1960-1969

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32

Frank Pelleg Plays - J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-2]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Frank Pelleg (Harpsichord)

Hed Arzi - AKUM (IBS) BAN 14191

Early 1960's ?

LP / TT: 40:55

2nd recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by F. Pelleg.

33

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-1]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Amadeus Webersinke (Piano)

Hungarian Radio's Archive

Early 1960's ?

LP ?

Recorded live.

34

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-5]
J.S. Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Inventions & Sinfonias, Goldberg Variations [Box Set] [B-3]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Helmut Walcha (Harpsichord)

Angel / EMI
EMI Classics

Mar 14, 1961

CD / TT: 76:03 / 75:11 / 75:45 / 75:14
5-CD / TT:

Recorded at Thienhaus-Studio, Hamburg, Germany.
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35

J.S. Bach: The Goldberg Variations [K-3]
J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations &
French Suite No. 5 [K-6]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988 [48:08 / 48:14]

Sylvia Marlowe (Harpsichord)

Decca DL-710056
Baroque Music Club

Feb 6, 1962

LP / TT: 48:08
CD / TT: 63:34

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36

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations; C.P.E. Bach: Sonata in F major [K-1]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988 [39:25]

József Gát (Harpsichord)

Hungaroton HRC-1001

1963

CD / TT: 54:53

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37

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-1]
Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-1]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

George Malcolm (Harpsichord) [Harpsichord by Thomas Goff]

L’Oiseau Lyre 261
Baroque Music Club BACH-769

1963

2-LP / TT:
CD / TT: 76:07

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38

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [LP] [K-2]
Bach Volume I: Goldberg Variations BWV 988 [CD]
[K-2]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

André Tchaikowsky (Piano)

Columbia Records 1036
Danté Records 022

May 12, 13 & 15, Nov 30, 1964

LP / TT:
CD / TT: 42:44

Recorded at Salle Wagram, Paris, France.
2nd recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by A. Tchaikowsky.
Source: André Tchiakowsky Website

39

Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-1]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Richard Franklyn (Harpsichord)

Opus TW-830

1964

LP / TT:

Recorded at…

40

Galling Plays Bach: The Solo Keyboard Works, Vol. 6 [K-6]
J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations

Goldberg Variations BWV 988 [45:15]

Martin Galling (Harpsichord)

Vox Unique
Documents 231560

1964

CD / TT: 73:17
2-CD / TT:

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41

Glenn Gould's Greatest Hits: Highlights from the Glen Gould collection [VHS]
The Glenn Gould Bach Collection [DVD]
[K-19]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988: Aria [1:46], Variations 3, 6 ,9, 12, 15, 27 [7:53]

Glenn Gould (Piano)

Sony Classical SLV-48416M
Sony Classical 41-048433-82
Sony Classical SIBC-129 (J)

1964

Laser Disc / TT:
VHS / TT: 46 min
DVD / TT: 134 min

Based on the Revcom series, Glenn Gould plays (1987, Canadian Broadcasting Corp.). Selections originally produced for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1957-1982.
6th recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by G. Gould.
Sony Classical 41-048433-82 includes only the Aria.
Sony Classical SIBC-129 includes all selections.

42

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-1]

 

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Peter Serkin (Piano)

RCA / BMG 37350

Mar 23-25 & 29, 1965

CD / TT: 43:47 / 44:08

1st recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by P. Serkin.

43

J.S. Bach: The Goldberg Variations [K-3]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

István Nádas (Piano)

Repertoire Records 820

Jul 25, 1965

LP / TT:

 

44

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Isolde Ahlgrimm (Harpsichord)

Belvedere

1965

LP / TT: 41:43

Recorded in Switzerland on a Wittmayer harpsichord.
2nd recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by I. Ahlgrimm. 

45

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-3]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Gustav Leonhardt (Harpsichord)

Teldec

1965

CD / TT: 47:41

2nd recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by G. Leonhardt
Review: Leonhardt’s Goldberg on Vanguard
Discussions: Goldberg Variations BWV 988 - played by Gustav Leonhardt
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46

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-3]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Frank Pelleg (Harpsichord)

Pye Records - Golden Guinea GGC 4050

1965

LP / TT: 42:45

3rd recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by F. Pelleg.

47

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-1]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Edith Picht-Axenfeld (Harpsichord) [Martin Scholtz harpsichord]

Erato

1965 or 1968 ?

LP / TT: 56:53 / 56:45 / 57:16

1st recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by E. Picht-Axenfeld.

48

Bach: Goldberg Variations BWV 988 [K-1]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Charles Rosen (Piano)

Sony

Jun 1-2 & 7-8, 1967

CD / TT: 75:50

Recorded at 30th Street Studios, New York City, NY, USA.
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49

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-1]
J.S. Bach: Variations Goldberg / Partitas / Concerto italien / Ouverture à la française / Fantaisie chromatique & fugue [B-1]

 

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)

Voix de son maître C165-11644
EMI Classics
EMI Classics 74144

Jun 28-30 & Jul 4-6 + 10-11 & Oct 10, 1967

LP / TT:
CD / TT: 82:17 / 79:04
3-CD / TT: 229:36

Recorded at Salle Wagram, Paris, France.
1st recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by A. Weissenberg
Review: Goldberg Variations from Weissenberg
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50

Maria Yudina: Bach / Beethoven (Great Pianists of the 20th Century) [K-5]
J.S. Bach The Goldberg Variations, BWV 988

 

Goldberg Variations BWV 988 [70:55]

Maria Yudina (Piano)

Philips 456994-2
Melodiya MELCD-1001874

Jan 1968

2-CD / TT: 142:05
CD / TT: 70:55

Recorded in Moscow, Russia.
Review: Three Goldbergs
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51

J.S. Bach: Goldberg-Variationen [K-2]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Marga Scheurich-Henschel (Harpsichord)

Intercord - Saphir 120886

1968

CD / TT: 51:24

1st recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by M. Scheurch-Henschel.

52

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-4]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988 [49:43]

Hans Pischner (Harpsichord)

Eterna 826 052
Corona / Berlin Classics 0000792CCC

1968

LP / TT: 49:43
CD / TT: 61:14

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53

J.S. Bach: Goldberg-Variationen [K-1]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Theo Trippel (Harpsichord) [by Martin Saßmann, Hückeswagen]

TWS PD-106

Mar 11-12, 1969

LP / TT:

Recorded at the Kammermusiksaal, Konzerthaus Solingen, Germany.

54

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-3]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Karl Richter (Harpsichord)

Altus/NHK 096

Apr 27, 1969

CD / TT: 74:25

3rd recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by K. Richter.

55

J.S. Bach: Goldberg-Variationen [K-4]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)

Deutsche Grammophon

Jul 19, 1969

CD / TT: 63:05

Recorded at Beethovensaal, Hannover, Germany.
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56

Bach: Goldberg Variations [K-2]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Mari-Elizabeth Morgen (Piano)

CBC SM-84

1969

LP / TT:

 

57

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations [A-5]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Zuzana Ruzickova (Harpsichord)

Erato / Musical Heritage Society

Late 1960’s - Early 1970’s ?

LP, CD / TT: 59:58 / 59:53 / 59:44

2nd recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by Z. Ruzickova.

58

J.S. Bach: Variaciones Goldberg [K-1]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Mercedes Olivera (Harpsichord)

Antar ALP-4005

1960’s

LP / TT:

Recorded in Uruguay.

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (January 2004 - June 2013)
Thanks to contributors: Matthias Hansen (April 2007, November 2007), William Kasimer (October 2012), Michael Meacock (April 2010), Thomas Radleff (February 2004), Yoshiro Shikata (May 2011), Serge Smirnoff (June 2013);

Goldberg Variations BWV 988: Details
Recordings:
1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019
Comparative Review: Goldberg Variations on Piano:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5
Comparative Review: Round-Up of Goldberg Variations Recordings:
Recordings | Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7
Reviews of Individual Recordings:
GV - R. Barami, J. Crossland, O. Dantone, D. Propper | GV - M. Cole | GV - J. Crossland | GV - E. Dershavina | GV - S. Dinnerstein | GV - R. Egarr [Lehman] | GV - R. Egarr [Satz] | GV - R. Egarr [Bright] | GV - Feltsman | GV- P. Hantai | GV - P. Hantaï (2nd) | GV - K. Haugsand | GV - A. Hewitt | GV - R. Holloway | GV- H. Ingolfsdottir | GV - J. Jando | GV - B. Lagacé | GV - G. Leonhardt | GV- K. Lifschitz | GV - A. Newman | GV - T. Nikolayeva 3rd | GV- J. Payne | GV - W. Riemer | GV - C. Rousset | GV - S. Schepkin, M. Yudina & P. Serkin | GV - A. Schiff [ECM] | GV- H. Small | GV - M. Suzuki | GV - G. Toth | GV - K.v. Trich | GV - R. Tureck [Satz] | GV - R. Tureck [Lehman] | GV- B. Verlet | GV - A. Vieru | GV - J. Vinikour | GV - A. Weissenberg | GV - Z. Xiao-Mei
General Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Quodlibet in GV | GV for Strings
Discussions of Individual Recordings:
GV - D..Barenboim | GV - P.J. Belder | GV - E. Dershavina | GV - S. Dinnerstein | GV - R. Egarr | GV - V. Feltsman | GV - C. Frisch | GV - G. Gould | GV - P. Hantaï | GV - R. Holloway | GV - J. Jando | GV - K. Jarrett | GV - G. Leonhardt | GV - V. Makin | GV - A. Newman | GV - S. Ross | GV - A. Schiff | GV - R. Schirmer | GV - H. Small | GV - G. Sultan | GV - G. Toth | GV - R. Tureck | GV - S. Vartolo | GV - B. Verlet
Article:
The Quodlibet as Represented in Bach’s Final Goldberg Variation BWV 988/30 [T. Braatz]

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