Like you, we too are avid fans of Glenn Gould. Worldwide there are many institutions and initiatives devoted to preserving Glenn Gould’s legacy and below we have brought their differing strands of online news together – into one meeting place. Here you can find an overview of what is happining in the world of Glenn Gould.
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- Eleventh Laureate AnnouncedPhilip Glass Announced asEleventh Glenn Gould Prize Laureate A fearlessly innovative, collaborative and prolific composer “I am very pleased to be the winner of the Eleventh Glenn Gould Prize. It is for me a special honor as I am one of the many musicians who have been inspired… ... read more
- Eleventh Glenn Gould Prize Laureate to be Announced April 14th
- Petula Clark, Michael Ondaatje and Deborah Voigt confirmed as Jurors for Eleventh Glenn Gould PrizeBob Ezrin, Wu Man, Michael Ondaatje, OC Legendary music and entertainment producer Bob Ezrin (Canada/United States) will chair the international jury panel for the Eleventh Glenn Gould Prize which includes singer, actress and composer Petula Clark, CBE (UK); 26th Governor General of Canada, author, and broadcaster The Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson,… ... read more
- Revel to Release French Comic: Une vie à contretempsFriend of The Glenn Gould Foundation, French Comic Book Artist Sandrine Revel, released an illustrated biography of Gould this week in France. The new biography delves deep into the life of the pianist, starting with childhood. It explores his career and eccentricities using beautiful full colour illustrations, making the… ... read more
- CBC Music Piano Week: Celebrating the King of InstrumentsThis week, CBC Music pays homage to the “king of instruments” with Piano Week. Sharing interviews, articles and audio gems from their vast recorded archives, you’ll find a unique online experience about the best classical pianists as well as pop stars and your favourite piano songs. Enjoy the animated Glenn Gould’s Gas… ... read more
- The Glenn Gould Foundation Presentation of Young Canadian Artists at APEC Summit in BeijingOn November 8, 2014, The Glenn Gould Foundation contributed a cultural component to the APEC 2014 summit in Beijing, China. The Foundation presented two remarkable young Canadian artists—Ryan Wang, aged 6 and Emma Meinrenken, aged 15—at a special reception hosted by Mrs. Laureen Harper and Minister of State, Seniors, Hon.… ... read more
- Greek Gould Anthology enters Political Science CurriculumStefanos Theodoridis’ best-selling Greek anthology of Gould’s writings, Glenn Gould, Reflections on Music (Nefeli Publishing, 2012) has now entered the academic circles at Aristotle University, Thessaloniki. The book was selected by political sciences professor Dr. Spiros Marketos as part of the materials for his course, “Music, History, Politics.” Mr. Theodoridis believes that… ... read more
- Celebrating Gould’s Birthday and Legacy: Prize Nominations OpenToday marks 82 years since the birth of Glenn Gould! That means it’s time to open the nominations for the next Glenn Gould Prize. The Glenn Gould Foundation invites you to nominate an outstanding individual to become the Laureate of the Eleventh Glenn Gould Prize. Honour a leading figure in… ... read more