Glenn Gould Brahms: 10 Intermezzi For Piano 180g LP
Glenn Gould Brahms: 10 Intermezzi For Piano 180g LP
Genre: Classical
Composer: Brahms
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Glenn Gould Brahms: 10 Intermezzi For Piano 180g LP

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EUROS6237
UPC:
4260019715364
High Quality Pure Analogue 180g Virgin Vinyl LP!
AAA Recording!


If you mainly connect the name Brahms with opulent symphonies, passionate concertos and weighty piano music, you will be in for a big surprise when you listen to the Intermezzi op. 117. The music critic Eduard Hanslick talks of a more restrained, detached style and clearly means the calm, simple and immensely expressive flowing melodies, which characterize the late piano music of this Romantic composer. Just how sensitively the performer must tackle these precious miniatures is described by Clara Schumann with the words "… the intellectual technique in them demands a fine comprehension and one must be very familiar with Brahms to play them as Brahms had imagined them".

When it comes to Brahms, Glenn Gould – famous for his analytically strict and emphatic interpretation of Bach’s keyboard works – proves himself to be a true poet and thinker at the keyboard. Driven by the melancholy force, his thoughts find their way, sometimes hesitantly, then moving on with a deep breath, as it were, to the next deceleration.

In Op. 118 No. 1 the Canadian pianist begins with a passion that wrests expansive cascades of sound from the keyboard, then finds his way back to introvert mellifluous tones (Op. 118 No. 2) and increases the drama in the will-o’-the-wispish and futile attempts to come to a redemptory final cadence (Op. 118 No. 6). It would be hard to find a more closely-knit and intense rendering than on the present recording.

This Speakers Corner LP was remastered using pure analogue components only, from the master tapes through to the cutting head.

Features:
• 180g High Quality Vinyl
• Pure Analogue
• AAA Recording

Musicians:
Glenn Gould, piano

Selections:
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Side I:

1. Intermezzo in E-flat Major, Op. 117, No. 1
2. Intermezzo in B-flat minor, Op. 117, No. 2
3. Intermezzo in C-sharp minor, Op. 117, No. 3
4. Intermezzo in E-flat minor, Op. 118, No. 6
Side II:
1. Intermezzo in E Major, Op. 116, No. 4
2. Intermezzo in A minor, Op. 76, No. 7
3. Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 76, No. 6
4. Intermezzo in B minor, Op. 119, No. 1
5. Intermezzo in A minor, Op. 118, No. 1
6. Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 118, No. 2

Recorded September and November 1960 at Columbia Studio, New York.
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High Quality Pure Analogue 180g Virgin Vinyl LP!
AAA Recording!


If you mainly connect the name Brahms with opulent symphonies, passionate concertos and weighty piano music, you will be in for a big surprise when you listen to the Intermezzi op. 117. The music critic Eduard Hanslick talks of a more restrained, detached style and clearly means the calm, simple and immensely expressive flowing melodies, which characterize the late piano music of this Romantic composer. Just how sensitively the performer must tackle these precious miniatures is described by Clara Schumann with the words "… the intellectual technique in them demands a fine comprehension and one must be very familiar with Brahms to play them as Brahms had imagined them".

When it comes to Brahms, Glenn Gould – famous for his analytically strict and emphatic interpretation of Bach’s keyboard works – proves himself to be a true poet and thinker at the keyboard. Driven by the melancholy force, his thoughts find their way, sometimes hesitantly, then moving on with a deep breath, as it were, to the next deceleration.

In Op. 118 No. 1 the Canadian pianist begins with a passion that wrests expansive cascades of sound from the keyboard, then finds his way back to introvert mellifluous tones (Op. 118 No. 2) and increases the drama in the will-o’-the-wispish and futile attempts to come to a redemptory final cadence (Op. 118 No. 6). It would be hard to find a more closely-knit and intense rendering than on the present recording.

This Speakers Corner LP was remastered using pure analogue components only, from the master tapes through to the cutting head.

Features:
• 180g High Quality Vinyl
• Pure Analogue
• AAA Recording

Musicians:
Glenn Gould, piano

Selections:
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Side I:

1. Intermezzo in E-flat Major, Op. 117, No. 1
2. Intermezzo in B-flat minor, Op. 117, No. 2
3. Intermezzo in C-sharp minor, Op. 117, No. 3
4. Intermezzo in E-flat minor, Op. 118, No. 6
Side II:
1. Intermezzo in E Major, Op. 116, No. 4
2. Intermezzo in A minor, Op. 76, No. 7
3. Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 76, No. 6
4. Intermezzo in B minor, Op. 119, No. 1
5. Intermezzo in A minor, Op. 118, No. 1
6. Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 118, No. 2

Recorded September and November 1960 at Columbia Studio, New York.
Genre
Classical
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
3.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Glenn Gould
Title
10 Intermezzi For Piano
Composer
Brahms
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
09-18-2017
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
Release Date
ASSOC
R
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0
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