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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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  • Golberg Variations: Glenn Gould Tribute – Alida Altemburg
    I 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
    Source: Glenn Gould FoundationPublished on 2016-03-22
  • Winter Fête
      The Glenn Gould Foundation was honoured to hostWinter Fête The Glenn Gould Foundation was honoured to host an event at Integral House in Toronto on February 3rd, 2016. Supporters of the Foundation were joined by the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, OC OOnt, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario at an event… ... read more
    Source: Glenn Gould FoundationPublished on 2016-02-11
  • 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
    Source: Glenn Gould FoundationPublished on 2016-01-14
  • Join Us: Winter Fête
    We'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
    Source: Glenn Gould FoundationPublished on 2016-01-06
  • 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
    Source: Glenn Gould FoundationPublished on 2015-11-24
  • 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
    Source: Glenn Gould FoundationPublished on 2015-11-23
  • Stewart Goodyear Follows Glenn Gould’s Footsteps
    Stewart 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
    Source: Glenn Gould FoundationPublished on 2015-11-17
  • New Book Release: Glenn Gould’s Goldberg Variations
    This 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
    Source: Glenn Gould FoundationPublished on 2015-11-02