1. J. S. Bach. Goldberg-Variationen. BWV mit verschiedenen Veränderungen für Cembalo mit 2 Manualen. (Goldberg-Variationen). ARIA. Stream Bach: Variazioni Goldberg by Sergio Vartolo and tens of millions of other songs on all your devices with Amazon Music Unlimited. Exclusive discount for. Johann Sebastian Bach. Goldberg Variations, for keyboard (Clavier-Übung IV), BWV (BC L9). Composition Information ↓; Description ↓; Parts/Movements .
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Every third variation is a different kind of canon. Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 3. A State of Wonder: The Goldberg Variations, recording.
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In sharp contrast with the introspective yoldberg passionate nature of the previous variation, bbach piece is another virtuosic two-part toccata, joyous and fast-paced. Large leaps in the melody occur. Many records suggest that Bach once taught Goldberg, a famed virtuoso, who would have easily been able to play the variations. The music is deceptively simple and heartfelt, with a noble calm even when the performer is obliged to cross hands at lightning speeds. Williams writes that the work’s “elusive beauty In making his re-recording of the Goldberg VariationsGlenn Gould considered playing this variation at a slower tempo, in keeping with the tempo of the preceding variation Variation 16but ultimately decided not to because “Variation 17 is one of those rather skittish, slightly empty-headed collections of scales and arpeggios which Bach indulged when he wasn’t writing sober and proper things like fugues and canons, and it just seemed to me that there wasn’t enough substance to it to warrant such a methodical, deliberate, Germanic variaziooni.
This is a rapid two-part hand-crossing vraiazioni in 3 4 time, with many trills and other ornamentation.
Bach  the scholar and keyboardist David Schulenberg notes that the discovery “surprised twentieth-century commentators who supposed gigues were always fast and fleeting. This pattern is repeated during bars 5—8, only with the vaiazioni hand imitating the right one, and the scales are ascending, not descending. The answer in the tenor enters in bar 5, but it’s a tonal answer, so some of the intervals are altered.
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Quodlibet Aria da Capo. Williams opines that this is not the theme at all, but actually the first variation a view emphasising goldbwrg idea of the work as a chaconne rather than a piece in true variation form.
Recorded mono Unfortunately, the original goldgerg tape ran out during Variation 20, so the only version available from that point to the end of the work is of much lower quality. After a statement of the aria at the beginning of the piece, there are thirty variations. The digits above the notes indicate the specified chord in the system of figured bass ; where digits are separated by comma, they indicate different options taken in different variations. Williams, marvelling at the emotional range of the work, asks: This variation is a canon at the octave, in 9 8 time.
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The second section develops using the same thematic material with slight changes. A handwritten copy of just the aria is found in the Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach. Aria to Variation 9.
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Printed during the composer’s lifetime: Goldberg Variations for String Trio.
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It is speculated that the number 14 refers to the ordinal values of the letters in the composer’s name: The nineteen printed copies provide virtually the only information available to modern editors trying to reconstruct Bach’s intent, as the autograph handwritten score has variazionk survived.
Bach Digital source list.
Variations 23 to Aria Da Capo.