Bach: Goldberg Variation - Aria (Maria Tipo)
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13. Bach: Goldberg Variation - Aria (Maria Tipo)
Bach’s 1741 <i>Goldberg Variations</i> are often played on the harpsichord, the instrument for which they were originally written. This slow ‘Aria’ can sometimes get lost in the harpsichord’s plucked strings but when played on the piano it takes on an almost ethereal quality.