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Thread: Angela Hewitt Your Thoughts?

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    Quote Originally Posted by DavidA View Post
    Gould was something special. His recording contains the most perverse and the most brilliant interpretations. Apparently in the studio he would play the piece many different ways then pick the one he wanted. So there may be another complete set or two of WTC if Columbia kept the tapes!
    I've watched some of the studio films on YouTube. He just kept doing take after take of a section until it sounded right to him. The editing must have been quite a laborious task. I'm still kicking myself for not buying the Glenn Gould On Television DVD set a few years ago when Presto had it on sale for 39 dollars.
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    I find Hewitt a more interesting musician in music other than Bach. Her complete Ravel set and the Debussy disc are outstanding, as is the Bach Transcriptions CD.

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