B1197. OTTO FRIEDRICH. Glenn Gould – A Life and Variations. New York, Random House, 1989. 441pp. Index; Chronology – 1945-64. Gould’s published writings; Discography; Photos; DJ. - 0-394-56299-2
“Gould (1932-1982) was a famous Canadian pianist. His interpretations of Bach (and occasionally of other composers) set a new standard with their technical brilliance and subtle intelligence. Famously eccentric, he often wore gloves while playing and was intensely hypochondriac."
- Ned Ludd