American Masters (2010 Season) – "Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould"

Featured Interviews

Air date: 12/27/2010

American Masters Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould

Featured Interviews



Vladimir Ashkenazy, Pianist/Conductor


Frances Batchen, Gould’s Girlfriend


Kevin Bazzana, Biographer, Writer; Glenn Gould: The Performer in the Work (1997), Wondrous Strange: The Life and Art of Glenn Gould (2003)


Petula Clark, Singer

Whose music Gould admired


Victor Feldbrill, Conductor


Cornelia Foss, Artist

She and Gould intended to marry


Christopher Foss, Cornelia Foss’s Son


Eliza Foss, Cornelia Foss’s Daughter


Don Hunstein, Photographer


Mark Kingwell, Philosopher/Writer; Extraordinary Canadians: Glenn Gould (2009)


Jaime Laredo, Violinist/Conductor


John P.L. Roberts, Lifelong Friend


Ray Roberts, Close friend and personal assistant


Roxolana Roslak, Soprano

Close collaborator


Fred Sherry, Cellist


Lorne Tulk, Audio Engineer and close friend


Ruth Watson Henderson, Pianist/Composer


James Wright, Gould Scholar