Mp3 Blog #58: Lullabies for sorrow


Johannes Brahms:
Intermezzi Opus 117
I
II
III

From Intermezzi Opus 118
II

All performed by Glenn Gould

Available on this particularly “sexy” compact disc

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Brahms called his Opus 117 Intermezzi “…lullabies for [his] sorrows.”

Along with a recording of Bach’s Partita #6 in e minor I think these recordings of Brahms are Glenn Gould’s most affecting recordings.

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