Apr 1, 2011 11:25 AM
Glenn Gould is one of best-known and most celebrated classical pianists of the 20th century. He rejected standard piano literature and performance styles of the classics, and abandoned the concert platform at the age of 31. Gould was also known as a writer, composer, conductor, and broadcaster. Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould (Director's Cut) [Blu-ray] ($23), details the captivating life of this legend, twenty-six years after his untimely death. We're given a glimpse of a human Gould, with an unprecedented array of unseen footage, home recordings, and interviews. Classic piano has never been the same.