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.
- Remembering Alan Rickman (1946-2016)The world learned today of the passing of Alan Rickman, a loss with special significance to The Glenn Gould Foundation. Alan Rickman was a consummate actor but also a man of deep social conscience, a dry sense of humour and a seemingly boundless well of kindness and generosity. We… ... read more
- Join Us: Winter FêteWe're pleased to invite you to a Winter Fêtein support of The Glenn Gould Foundation featuring performances by PianistChilly Gonzales SopranoAdrianne Pieczonka Singer SongwriterAlejandra Ribera Reception, Performance and Dessert Integral House194 Roxborough Drive, Toronto, ON Tickets: $500* This is an exclusive event, and there… ... read more
- Support Us on #GivingTuesday!JOIN THE MOVEMENTHelp Us Give Back to the Community #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that happens each year after Black Friday and Cyber Monday It’s a time when Canadians, charities and businesses come together to celebrate giving and participate in activities that support charities… ... read more
- Gould’s Goldbergs on Audiophile Glass CD for $1,500!Gould's Goldbergs on Audiophile Glass CD for $1,500! Some of our readers may be familiar with the unique parallel universe known as the audiophile subculture. It is a world in which dedicated music lovers spend seemingly endless amounts of money to hear their favourite recordings played back with more lifelike… ... read more
- Stewart Goodyear Follows Glenn Gould’s FootstepsStewart Goodyear Follows Glenn Gould’s FootstepsAcclaimed Pianist to Recreate Gould’s Celebrated U.S. Debut Stewart Goodyear is preparing to embark on a journey. And while Glenn Gould created a roadmap in 1955, Goodyear is not yet sure where this journey will take him. On Jan. 10, 2016, Goodyear… ... read more
- New Book Release: Glenn Gould’s Goldberg VariationsThis collection is a transcription of Glenn Gould’s 1981 landmark recording of Johann Sebastian Bach’s Goldberg Variations. It presents in notated form crucial aspects of Gould’s performance practices with regard to this piece, in particular, tempos, ornamentation, dynamics and articulations. Also included are Gould’s fingerings and pedalings. The edition features… ... read more
- A Gouldian RambleTracing Glenn's Steps Glenn Gould's childhood home on 32 Southwood Drive in Toronto was a short walk from the beach. He often walked Banquo and Nicky, his beloved pups through the park to enjoy the outdoors. This summer The Glenn Gould Foundation, with the help of Bernie (playing… ... read more
- Cupcakes, a Brass Band and Party HatsHappy Birthday Glenn Gould! Celebrating a Canadian icon on his 83rd birthday at CBC's Glenn Gould Studio CBC's Talia Schlanger and Tom Power with The Glenn Gould Park Bench Friday, September 25th would have been Glenn's 83rd birthday. To mark the occasion we threw a lunchtime fete with Glenn… ... read more