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Glenn Gould's first piano revealed this summer by family friends

Glenn Gould's first piano revealed this summer by family friends

September 25, 2018
National

"What is believed to be Glenn Gould's first piano was revealed by two Toronto sisters this summer.

CBC Toronto got an exclusive look at the artifact, temporarily located at the Glenn Gould Foundation in Toronto, on what would have been the famed Canadian pianist's 86th birthday.

The foundation didn't know the piano existed, said executive director Brian Levine, until two sisters approached them this summer. Their parents were lifelong friends with the Goulds, and purchased the upright piano from them in 1955..."

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