J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Goldberg Variations

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Ton Koopman
Instrumentation:Harpsichord
Individual Works:Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Erato
Year Released/Recorded:1987
Total Playing Time:62
Related Web Site:http://www.tonkoopman.nl
Comments:In my opinion, one of the best version out there. Also highly recommended by Ted Libbey of NPR.Koopman's playing is elegant his approach dancelike making it very pleasant to the ear. Also the sound of the recording is excellent.
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Dillisher Limbu
Date First Submitted:02/14/1997