Music historian and biographer Kevin Bazzana shares stories from his research and insights into Gould’s reputation as a hermit and his true depth of character discovered while browsing the artist’s notes from his private life. This scene is an outtake from the DVD extras of Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould.
Ray Roberts, one of oldest friends, shares family albums, old clothing, and photographs of Glenn Gould from his personal collection, as well as stories about Gould’s incredible personality. This scene is an outtake from the DVD extras of Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould.
Lorne Tulk, a former technician for CBC Radio in Toronto who worked with Gould, tells a story about Gould’s attachment to the chairs sat in while recording and how he received one of those very chairs as a gift. This scene is an outtake from the DVD extras of Genius Within: The Inner Life of […]
Read a timeline of the major events that occurred in the life of acclaimed musician and artist Glenn Gould.
Read an interview with the filmmakers of American Masters Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould about the process making the film, editing a documentary, and interviewing people with passionate stories to tell about the iconic musician.
A profoundly enigmatic musical poet, there have been many documentaries about Glenn Gould, but they were typically sidetracked, focusing on the pills and fashions – missing the man, the magic and the message of music. American Masters pierces through the misconceptions in Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould airing nationally, Monday, December 27 at 9pm on PBS (check local listings).
A Film By Michèle Hozer & Peter Raymont Directed by Michèle Hozer & Peter Raymont Producer Peter Raymont Editor Michèle Hozer Director of Photography Walter Corbett Sound Bruce Cameron SUPERVISING PRODUCER Kelly Jenkins CREATIVE CONSULTANTS Diana Holtzberg Susan Lacy ARCHIVAL MATERIALS RESEARCH & CLEARANCE Monica Penner PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Helene C. Valinsky ASSISTANT EDITOR Darby MacInnis […]