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Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Played by Scott Ross

Recordings

K-5

J.S. Bach: Goldberg-Variationen
Scott Ross Plays Harpsichord [Box Set]
[B-3]

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Scott Ross (Harpsichord)

Erato / Fonovox

Apr 1985

CD / TT: 69:21

1st recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by S. Ross. Recorded live at Tabaret Hall, University of Ottawa, Canada..
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K-7

J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations

Goldberg Variations BWV 988

Scott Ross (Harpsichord)

EMI / Virgin Veritas

Jan 1988

CD / TT: 75:44

2nd recording of Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by S. Ross. Recorded at Salle Blanqui, Paris, France.
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Goldberg Variations/Scott Ross

Sato Fumi wrote (March 4, 2004):
I have just received Scott Ross's Goldberg Variations CD today. It is truly stunning. He completely grasps his music on the harpsichord with clear articulation. If the harpsichord was expressive in such a way, Bach would not have been, I suppose, less content with the instrument than with the clavichord.

Jack Botelho wrote (March 4, 2004):
[To Sato Fumi] I'm very happy you like this recording! For a long time it was my favourite too - his playing is certainly extremely brilliant and idiomatic to the harpsichord.

Another Ross recording I was familiar with is his introductory disc 'Best Sonatas' of Domenico Scarlatti on Erato. Any opinions anyone on fine recordings of the Scarlatti sonatas - individual cds or sets? Has not Pierre Hantai commenced a D Scarlatti series?

 

Goldberg Variations BWV 988: Details
Recordings:
1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019
Comparative Review: Goldberg Variations on Piano:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5
Comparative Review: Round-Up of Goldberg Variations Recordings:
Recordings | Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7
Reviews of Individual Recordings:
GV - R. Barami, J. Crossland, O. Dantone, D. Propper | GV - M. Cole | GV - J. Crossland | GV - E. Dershavina | GV - S. Dinnerstein | GV - R. Egarr [Lehman] | GV - R. Egarr [Satz] | GV - R. Egarr [Bright] | GV - Feltsman | GV- P. Hantai | GV - P. Hantaï (2nd) | GV - K. Haugsand | GV - A. Hewitt | GV - R. Holloway | GV- H. Ingolfsdottir | GV - J. Jando | GV - B. Lagacé | GV - G. Leonhardt | GV- K. Lifschitz | GV - A. Newman | GV - T. Nikolayeva 3rd | GV- J. Payne | GV - W. Riemer | GV - C. Rousset | GV - S. Schepkin, M. Yudina & P. Serkin | GV - A. Schiff [ECM] | GV- H. Small | GV - M. Suzuki | GV - G. Toth | GV - K.v. Trich | GV - R. Tureck [Satz] | GV - R. Tureck [Lehman] | GV- B. Verlet | GV - A. Vieru | GV - J. Vinikour | GV - A. Weissenberg | GV - Z. Xiao-Mei
General Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Quodlibet in GV | GV for Strings
Discussions of Individual Recordings:
GV - D..Barenboim | GV - P.J. Belder | GV - E. Dershavina | GV - S. Dinnerstein | GV - R. Egarr | GV - V. Feltsman | GV - C. Frisch | GV - G. Gould | GV - P. Hantaï | GV - R. Holloway | GV - J. Jando | GV - K. Jarrett | GV - G. Leonhardt | GV - V. Makin | GV - A. Newman | GV - S. Ross | GV - A. Schiff | GV - R. Schirmer | GV - H. Small | GV - G. Sultan | GV - G. Toth | GV - R. Tureck | GV - S. Vartolo | GV - B. Verlet
Article:
The Quodlibet as Represented in Bach’s Final Goldberg Variation BWV 988/30 [T. Braatz]

Scott Ross: Short Biography | Recordings of Non-Vocal Works
Reviews of Non-Vocal Recordings:
Scott Ross performs Bach Keyboard Works | Scott Ross Performs Bach's Partitas for Keyboard | A Terrific Trio of Bach’s Well Tempered Clavier

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