J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Goldberg Variations

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Gustav Leonhardt
Instrumentation:Harpsichord
Individual Works:Goldberg Variations BWV 988
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Deutsche Harmonia Mundi
Catalog Number:GD 77149
Year Released/Recorded:1978
Total Playing Time:47:19
Comments:Jose Bastos siad:

The third version recorded by G. Leonhardt, played on a copy (William Dowd, Paris 1975) of an eighteen century french harpsichord (Blanchet, Paris 1736). Beautifully executed, with rather slow tempi.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Jose Bastos
Date First Submitted:07/07/2001