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Ludwig van Beethoven - Complete Sonatas and variations for Pianoforte and Violoncello - Matt Haimovitz, Christopher O'Riley (2015) High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 24bit/96kHz

Сomposer: Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Artist: Matt Haimovitz, Christopher O'Riley
Title: Complete Sonatas and variations for Pianoforte and Violoncello
Genre: Classical
Label: © Pentatone Music B.V.
Release Date: 2015
Quality: High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 96kHz/24bit
Source: highresaudio.com
Duration: 02:19:35
Recorded: Skywalker Sound in Lucas Valley, California, USA in January 2014.


Having shared ideas and projects for some time, there was no doubt for PENTATONE to join forces with OXINGALE RECORDS. This is a union of two innovative and devoted recording companies with a long history of producing reputable records and collaborating with esteemed artists. We are pleased to have you join us in celebrating this milestone as it gives way to a tremendously intriguing and inquisitive series of co-productions for you, our customers and ourselves.
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Johann Sebastian Bach - The Three Sonatas for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord, BWV 1027-1029 - Glenn Gould, Leonard Rose (1974/2015) High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 24bit/44.1kHz


Сomposer: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Artist: Glenn Gould, Leonard Rose
Title: Bach, J.S. - The Three Sonatas for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord, BWV 1027-1029
Genre: Classical
Label: © Columbia Records/Sony Music Entertainment
Release Date: 1974/2015
Quality: High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 44,1kHz/24bit
Source: Qobuz
Duration: 00:41:42
Recorded: 1973-74


Gould maintained a longstanding friendship with the cellist Leonard Rose ever since they and the violinist Oscar Shumsky were made musical directors of Canada’s Stratford Festival in 1956. “In this particular case, I was very amenable to trying to please Glenn stylistically. I did not feel that at that time I was as well acquainted with the music as was Glenn.”
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Johann Sebastian Bach - The Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 - Glenn Gould (1968/2015) High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 24bit/44.1kHz

Сomposer: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Artist: Glenn Gould
Title: Bach, J.S. - The Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (1955 Recording, Rechannelled for Stereo)
Genre: Classical
Label: © Columbia Records/Sony Music Entertainment
Release Date: 1968/2015
Quality: High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 44,1kHz/24bit
Source: Qobuz
Duration: 00:38:18
Recorded: 1955

The historic record debut re-channeled for stereo. “Gould's Goldberg Variations are Bach as the old master himself must have played – with delight in speeding like the wind, joy in squeezing beauty out of every phrase, and all the freshness of the spring water which hypochondriac Gould used to wet his pipes.” – Time
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Johann Sebastian Bach - The French Suites Nos. 5, 6 & Overture in the French Style - Glenn Gould (1974/2015) High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 24bit/44.1kHz


Сomposer: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Artist: Glenn Gould
Title: Bach, J.S. - The French Suites Nos. 5, 6 & Overture in the French Style
Genre: Classical
Label: © Columbia Records/Sony Music Entertainment
Release Date: 1974/2015
Quality: High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 44,1kHz/24bit
Source: Qobuz
Duration: 00:46:44
Recorded: 1971-73


Back to Bach, the composer of Gould’s two new releases of 1974. The same year was noted for other projects: Gould recorded a Schoenberg set and the first episode of a television series Music in Our Time, both for CBC, and he joined the French director Bruno Monsaingeon to create the fourpart Chemins de la musique for ORTF. The same year witnessed Gould’s only Grammy award—for his sleeve notes to the three Hindemith sonatas.
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Johann Sebastian Bach - The French Suites Nos. 1-4 - Glenn Gould (1973/2015) High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 24bit/44.1kHz

Сomposer: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Artist: Glenn Gould
Title: Bach, J.S. - The French Suites Nos. 1-4
Genre: Classical
Label: © Columbia Records/Sony Music Entertainment
Release Date: 19/2015
Quality: High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 44,1kHz/24bit
Source: Qobuz
Duration: 00:38:46
Recorded: 1972-73


Besides Bach’s French Suites, Gould’s “artist contract cards” list the names of Mozart, Bizet, Skryabin, Wagner, and Hindemith. In short, he worked on six different recording projects in his studio at the same time, five of which were published simultaneously! Revealingly, his self-interview “Glenn Gould Interviews Glenn Gould About Glenn Gould” originated at roughly the same time …
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Johann Sebastian Bach - The English Suites Nos. 1-6 - Glenn Gould (1977/2015) High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 24bit/44.1kHz

Сomposer: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Artist: Glenn Gould
Title: Bach, J.S. - The English Suites Nos. 1-6
Genre: Classical
Label: © Columbia Records/Sony Music Entertainment
Release Date: 1977/2015
Quality: High-Fidelity FLAC Stereo 44,1kHz/24bit
Source: Qobuz
Duration: 01:51:37
Recorded: 1971-76

In June 1976, shortly after completing this recording, Gould suffered the first symptoms of a severe illness that began with difficulties of coordination and gradually affected his entire organism. Although he charted the illness in a journal, he never spoke to anyone about it: “It is quite poss., even likely, however, that it had a psychological base.” It had no noticeable impact on his piano playing.

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