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Siegfried-IdyllItem #: HL.49008442
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The Virtuoso Piano Transcription Series, Volume 5. Schott. Voicing/Format: Piano. With Softcover. 9x12 inches. 28 pages. Published by Schott. (HL.49008442)
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Glenn Gould's transcriptions of the Siegfried-Idyll, Morning Mist and Siegfried's Journey along the Rhine from Richard Wagner's Ring of the Nibelungenare are already legendary as recordings. The Siegfried-Idyll is here published for the first time as a musical score. The rich ornamentation, developed from a short triplet motif, and the sometimes contrapuntal waves of increasing intensity, inspired Gould (the Bach-lover) to produce a piano version of great clarity and full of atmosphere.