The Art of Instrumentation: Homage to Glenn Gould
Bach, arr Georgs Pelēcis: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria (3:03)
Bach, arr Alexander Raskatov: The Well-Tempered Clavier: Prelude & Fugue in D minor, BWV 851 (3:28)
Bach, arr Carl Vine: Harpsichord Concerto in F minor, BWV 1056: Largo (5:12)
Bach, arr Raminta Serksnyte: The Well-Tempered Clavier: Prelude & Fugue in A minor, BWV 889 (4:11)
Kremerata Baltica / Gidon Kremer, violin
Nonesuch Records releases this project in celebration of Glenn Gould’s 80th birthday. The album comprises 11 pieces and arrangements by contemporary composers that quote from or are inspired by works, mostly by Bach, that Gould famously recorded during his career.