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.
If you click on one of the headlines below you will be directed to the original article on an external website. We hope that this is a useful feature for you: The most interesting news about Glenn Gould in one place.
- Leonard Cohen 1934 – 2016We Mourn the Loss of Leonard Cohen Today all of us at The Glenn Gould Foundation are grieving at the news ofLeonard Cohen's death at the age of 82. Leonard enriched the world with the music of his words, the depth of his insight into the human soul, ... read more
- 32 Short Films About Glenn Gould – Sept 27 at Hot Docs
- The Genius of Philip GlassThe NAC Orchestra and The Glenn Gould Foundation celebrate The Genius of Philip GlassInnovative. Influential. Legendary. Philip Glass will be presented with the 11th Glenn Gould Prize on November 26 in Ottawa ... read more
- Gould’s Variations and the Human Qualities that Foster Remarkable CreativityThe Rotman School of Management and The Glenn Gould Foundation Present Glenn Gould's Variations and the Human Qualities that Foster Remarkable Creativity Join us in October for a thought-provoking lecture in which Apple University's Prof. Joshua Cohen discusses Glenn Gould's artistry and his ceaseless pursuit of perfection. You'll learn how Apple's ... read more
- Glenn Gould and the giants of the Toronto School of CommunicationBetween the 1930s and 1970s, a remarkable intellectual climate coalesced within and around the University of Toronto when intellectual giants Harold Innis, Eric Havelock, Northrop Frye, Marshall McLuhan, and Glenn Gould, among others, captured the global imagination. This scholarly community came to be known as "The Toronto School of ... read more
- Celebration of the Arts in OntarioHosted by The Honorable Elizabeth Dowdeswell Lieutenant Governor of Ontario in collaboration with the Glenn Gould Foundation on June 9th, 2016 in The Lieutenant Governor’s Suite, Queen’s Park. Wallis Giunta and Steven Philcox perform at Queen's Park (Toronto) At The Glenn Gould Foundation, we have always had a special mandate ... read more
- A Non-Applause Gouldian recital…[the following text and photos were a submission from friend of the Foundation - Stefanos Theodoridis] ...in Athens! On the 26th of April, the Greek capital had the privilege to host a unique experimental event, based on Glenn Gould’s views on how live concerts should be. Back in 1962, at the ... read more
- Golberg Variations: Glenn Gould Tribute – Alida AltemburgI was fourteen and I started to play one of the English Suites of Bach and to help me better understand the meaning of the work, my teacher took a disc from his library; on the cover there was a beautiful boy, with tousled hair and his hand on ... read more