Jacket EX / LP NM
This handsome LP – a superb copy in a “Red Stereo jacket” – from Archive · Deutsche Grammophone (198 638 SAPM / ARC 73138, German pressing, silver label / stereo logo at 9 o’clock, recording data sheet included and original inner sleeve included) features Ralph Kirkpatrick’s magnificent account of J.S. Bach’s Goldberg Variations BWV 988, made in the rich acoustics of Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin, during 26-30 August 1958.
Jacket EX / LP NM / German pressing
This handsome LP – in a “Red Stereo” jacket – from Archive · Deutsche Grammophon (ARC 73155, German pressing, silver label – ED1 [stereo logo at 12 o’clock], data card included) features the legendary Ralph Kirkpatrick in a magical Bach harpsichord recital pairing the Italian Concerto in F Major BWV 971 and the Overture in the French Style in B minor BWV 831, both recorded at Polydor-Studio, Berlin, from 17-19 September 1959.
MINT / CDs pressed in Japan / rest printed in Holland
Quite rare and desirable; heavy booklet with very extensive liner notes
Jacket VG / LP EX
German pressing - AH tulip label - mono / stereo
NM / made in West Germany
Cover art reproduces a detail from Sebastian Stoskopff's "Gläserkorb"