[f_minor] Gould and Rachmaninoff

Houpt, Fred fred.houpt at rbc.com
Thu Jul 15 12:23:22 EDT 2010

But I suppose GG never did any of the piano solo works of Shosty?  That
was what I was lamenting...


-----Original Message-----
From: Brad Lehman [mailto:bpl at umich.edu] 
Sent: Thursday, July 15, 2010 12:06 PM
To: Houpt, Fred
Cc: Discussion of the Canadian pianist Glenn Gould.
Subject: Re: [f_minor] Gould and Rachmaninoff

The Shostakovich quintet is with the same string quartet that did the
debut recording of Gould's own string quartet: the "Symphonia" quartet,
members of the Cleveland Orchestra.  Reissued on the same CD.

Brad Lehman

On 7/15/2010 10:51 AM, Houpt, Fred wrote:
> Brad,
> I had no idea.  Thanks for the heads up
> Fred
> On 7/15/2010 9:27 AM, Houpt, Fred wrote:
>> Although he did not play (most of) these guys publically, I can 
>> imagine GG's fine intellect disturbing our sense of correct
> interpretation for some:
>> Shostakovich (Oh, that would be a dream come true!!)
> He did record some Shostakovich: the piano quintet, and the 3 
> Fantastic Dances (with a violinist).  That latter was his first 
> commercial recording.  It's on this, and there have been some other
reissues later:
> http://www.amazon.com/Young-Glenn-Gould-1947-1953/dp/B00000DWVU
> Brad Lehman

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