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Four years after his final public appearance Gould, in an interview with journalist John McClure, explained and vindicated his decision to drop out of the concert scene: “Except for a few octogenarians, I’m really the first person who has, short of having a nervous collapse or something, given up the stage. I don’t believe in it and I don’t think most people who do go believe in it.”

Glenn Gould: Concert Dropouts – In Conversation with John McClure

Released: 1968

    Disc 1

  1. Glenn Gould: Concert Dropout - In Conversation With John McClure: Part I
  2. Glenn Gould: Concert Dropout - In Conversation With John McClure: Part II
  3. Disc 2

  1. Glenn Gould discusses his performances of the "Goldberg Variations" with Tim Page