Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)

Goldberg Variations

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Christophe Rousset
Goldberg Variations Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)

“Here again Bach uses variation both as a compositional method and as the vehicle by which in the last ten years of his life he travelled the difficult, near-impossible path to secret knowledge.”

Alberto Basso
Translation DECCA 1995

© 1995 The Decca Record Company Limited, London

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an excerpt

1 CD L’Oiseau-Lyre 444 866-2

Recorded in September 1994 at the St. Hippolyte’s church in Castres.