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Open Goldberg Variations Raises $16,000 in 20 Days for 'Open Source Bach'

Mar 26, 2011, 12:02 (1 Talkback[s])

"Bach's Goldberg Variations were written over 270 years ago, but since that time top quality public domain scores and recordings have been all but impossible to find. The Open Goldberg Variations project will change this, thanks to the generous funding made possible by Kickstarter.com, by creating the first open source version of the score. The project will spotlight award-winning pianist Kimiko Ishizaka, who will perform the variations in a top German sound studio to produce a definitive contemporary recording of the highest professional standard"

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