THE GLENN GOULD FOUNDATION

Registered Name: THE GLENN GOULD FOUNDATION/LA FONDATION GLENN GOULD

Business Number: 131890410RR0001

Our Mission

The mission of The Glenn Gould Foundation is to honour Glenn Gould’s spirit and legacy by celebrating brilliance, promoting creativity and transforming lives through the power of music and the arts with the Foundation's signature activities, including The Glenn Gould Prize.

About THE GLENN GOULD FOUNDATION

The Glenn Gould Foundation will, in the spirit of Glenn Gould, inspire, support and celebrate artistic endeavour by globally implementing the Mission.

What People Are Saying

"“The purpose of art is not the release of a momentary ejection of adrenalin but is, rather, the gradual, lifelong construction of a state of wonder and serenity.” "

— Glenn Gould, Read More

"“Music is an irreplaceable instrument in uniting people . . .The huge spiritual world that music produces in itself overcomes material poverty.” "

— Dr José Antonio Abreu, Eighth Glenn Gould Prize Laureate

"“Gould’s mind was a brilliant and shimmering prism through which sounds, sense and ideas were magically transfigured.” "

— Yo Yo Ma, Fifth Laureate of The Glenn Gould Prize

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