Goldberg Variations by J.S. Bach Ketil Haugsand, Harpsichord
January 13, 2018 (Saturday), 4:00pm and 8:00pm
6881 Mount Lassen Ave, Joshua Tree, CA 92252
Professor emeritus of harpsichord at the Hochschule für Musik in Cologne, Haugsand is considered one of the important harpsichordists and Early Music interpreters of today. His highly acclaimed recordings of the J.S. Bach’s Goldberg Variations have been singled out as original and outstanding landmark performances. Haugsand has played at prestigious venues on multiple continents as a soloist and with major ensembles. Born in Norway, he studied with the esteemed Gustav Leonhardt at the Amsterdam Conservatory and was awarded the Prix d’Excellence in 1975.