Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first.

Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats. The site is also available in several languages.

Please use the dropdown buttons to set your preferred options, or use the checkbox to accept the defaults.

Artist Hyperion Records
Cordier, David (countertenor)
© Robert White

David Cordier (countertenor)

The English countertenor, David Cordier was a former member of King’s College Choir. Originally student of mathematics, he completed his musical training at the Royal College of Music in London.

David Cordier is internationally known for the extremely natural quality of his countertenor voice. The range of his repertoire is impressive, for he is equally involved in early music and in new music. David is heard in many commercial recordings.


A Musicall Dreame
CDA66335Archive Service
My mind to me a kingdom is
CDA66307Archive Service
Palestrina: Missa Benedicta es
GIMSE402Gimell (budget price)
Palestrina: Missa brevis
Palestrina: Missa Nigra sum
CDGIM003Download only

Complete works available for download

Go from my window
Greensleeveswith Tragicomedia
My mind to me a kingdom is
My mind to me a kingdom iswith Tragicomedia
O Death, rock me asleepwith Tragicomedia
The Willow Songwith Tragicomedia
JOHN BENNET (1570-1615)
Venus' Birdswith Tragicomedia
WILLIAM BYRD (1539/40-1623)
Lullaby 'My sweet little baby'with Tragicomedia
JOHN COPRARIO (c1570-1626)
In darkness let me dwellwith Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
ANDREAS DE SILVA (c1475/80-c1530)
Nigra sumwith The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (conductor)
JOHN DOWLAND (1563-1626)
Flow, my tears, fall from your springswith Tragicomedia
ROBERT JONES (fl1597-1615)
And is it night? Are they thine eyes that shine?with Tragicomedia
Farewell, fond youthwith Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
Hark! Wot ye what?with Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
My complaining is but feigningwith Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
On a time in summer seasonwith Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
Once did I serve a cruel heartwith Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
Sweet Katewith Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
Though your strangeness frets my heartwith Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
Will said to his mammywith Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
JEAN LHÉRITIER (c1480-after 1551)
Nigra sumwith The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (conductor)
THOMAS MORLEY (1557/8-1602)
See, see, mine own sweet jewelwith Tragicomedia
In a merry May mornwith Tragicomedia
ANGELO NOTARI (1566-1663)
Intenerite voiwith Michael Chance (countertenor), Tragicomedia
Missa Nasce la gioja miawith The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (conductor)
Missa Nigra sumwith The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (conductor)
Nigra sumwith The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (conductor)

There are no matching records. Please try again.