The piece of music with the slow, spare notes turned out to be Variation No. 25 of Bach’s Goldberg Variations. August 10, 2017 ~ P.N. Happy accident: my favourite piece out of all the variations! Ironic, too, since happy doesn’t describe this variation at all; this, the most elegiac, the one furthest away from happiness. Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like Loading... Published by P.N. Enough about me. View all posts by P.N.