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Bach's Open Goldberg Variations, by Kimiko Ishizaka

The Open Goldberg Variations

The Open Goldberg Variations (Johann Sebastian Bach, BWV 988), played by Kimiko Ishizaka on a Bösendorfer 290 Imperial piano, are free to download and share. They are governed by the Creative Commons Zero license, which means that they are a part of the public domain, and every use of them is allowed.

This recording and score were funded by Kimiko Ishizaka's fans on

J.S. Bach, Goldberg Variations BWV 988, Free Download

Downloads available via Bandcamp: Formats include FLAC, WAV, AIF, and MP3. Downloads are "pay what you choose", and are free of copyright (all uses allowed).

Open Goldberg Variations Score (MuseScore page): Download Score from MuseScore

Braille Edition: .brf file, .lbf file, .txt file

Released on May 28, 2012.

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