Hyperion Records

Artist Hyperion Records
Dunedin Consort

Dunedin Consort

Winners of the 2008 Midem Baroque Award and the 2007 Gramophone Award for Best Baroque Vocal Album for their recording of Handel’s Dublin Messiah, Dunedin Consort, under the combined Artistic Direction of John Butt, Susan Hamilton and Philip Hobbs, performs throughout Scotland and Europe.

Under the musical direction of John Butt the group has consolidated its existing strength in the Baroque repertoire. Dunedin’s commitment to excellence in both live performances and recordings, coupled with the latest research in historical performance, is complemented by its strong belief in supporting new music. As part of its contemporary strand, Dunedin has commissioned and performed works by living composers – including William Sweeney, Errollyn Wallen, Peter Nelson and Sally Beamish – to complement and enhance the meaning of the old masterpieces.

Dunedin Consort has performed at music festivals in Canada, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Scotland and Spain – including the Edinburgh International Festival, Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music in London, la Chaise Dieu (France), Thuringer Bachwoche and Händel-Festspiele Halle (Germany) – and broadcasts frequently on BBC Radio 3 and BBC Scotland.

Dunedin enjoys a close relationship with Linn Records, named ‘Label of the Year’ at the 2010 Gramophone Awards. In 2008 the Dunedin Consort released Bach’s Matthew Passion (Last performing version, c.1742) and Handel’s Acis & Galatea (Original cannons performing version, 1718). These have both received numerous plaudits, including the nomination for a Gramophone Award for Acis & Galatea. In 2010 Dunedin released Bach’s Mass in B Minor (Breitkopf & Härtel Edition, edited by Joshua Rifkin, 2006) to critical acclaim.

Since 2010, Dunedin also enjoys a close relationship with the Lammermuir Festival and Perth Concert Hall where it has presented all its major projects.

Dunedin Consort takes its name from Edinburgh’s castle (Eidyn’s Din) and, like the famous landmark, has great cultural significance in Scotland’s capital city.

Albums
'Hyperion monthly sampler – April 2014' (HYP201404)
Hyperion monthly sampler – April 2014
MP3 £0.00FLAC £0.00ALAC £0.00 FREE DOWNLOAD HYP201404  Download-only monthly sampler  
On other labels
'Bach: Brandenburg Concertos' (CKD430)
Bach: Brandenburg Concertos
MP3 £8.00FLAC £10.00ALAC £10.00 Studio Master: FLAC 24-bit 96 kHz £18.00ALAC 24-bit 96 kHz £18.00 CKD430  Download only   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Bach: Mass in B minor' (CKD354)
Bach: Mass in B minor
MP3 £8.00FLAC £10.00ALAC £10.00 Studio Master: FLAC 24-bit 88.2 kHz £18.00ALAC 24-bit 88.2 kHz £18.00 CKD354  Download only   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Bach: St John Passion' (CKD419)
Bach: St John Passion
MP3 £8.00FLAC £10.00ALAC £10.00 Studio Master: FLAC 24-bit 96 kHz £18.00ALAC 24-bit 96 kHz £18.00 CKD419  Download only   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Handel: Acis and Galatea' (CKD319)
Handel: Acis and Galatea
MP3 £8.00FLAC £10.00ALAC £10.00 CKD319  Download only  
'Handel: Esther' (CKD397)
Handel: Esther
MP3 £8.00FLAC £10.00ALAC £10.00 Studio Master: FLAC 24-bit 96 kHz £18.00ALAC 24-bit 96 kHz £18.00 CKD397  Download only   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Handel: Messiah' (CKD285)
Handel: Messiah
MP3 £8.00FLAC £10.00ALAC £10.00 CKD285  Download only  
'Mozart: Requiem' (CKD449)
Mozart: Requiem
MP3 £8.00FLAC £10.00ALAC £10.00 Studio Master: FLAC 24-bit 96 kHz £18.00ALAC 24-bit 96 kHz £18.00 CKD449  Download only   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Complete works available for download
ANONYMOUS - BAROQUE
O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig with Glasgow University Chapel Choir, John Butt (conductor), James Grossmith (conductor)
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH  (1685-1750)
Brandenburg Concerto No 1 in F major, BWV1046 with John Butt (conductor)
Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F major, BWV1047 with John Butt (conductor)
Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G major, BWV1048 with John Butt (conductor)
Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G major, BWV1049 with John Butt (conductor)
Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D major, BWV1050 with John Butt (conductor)
Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat major, BWV1051 with John Butt (conductor)
Mass in B minor, BWV232 with John Butt (conductor)
St John Passion, BWV245 with John Butt (conductor)
JOHANNES CRÜGER  (1598-1662)
Nun danket alle Gott with Glasgow University Chapel Choir, John Butt (conductor), James Grossmith (conductor)
GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL  (1685-1759)
Acis and Galatea, HWV49a with John Butt (conductor)
Esther, HWV50a with John Butt (conductor)
Messiah, HWV56 with John Butt (conductor)
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART  (1756-1791)
Misericordias Domini in D minor 'Offertorium de tempore', K222 with John Butt (conductor)
JOHANN SCHEIN  (1586-1630)
Da Jesus an dem Kreuze stund with Glasgow University Chapel Choir, John Butt (conductor), James Grossmith (conductor)
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
Ach Herr, lass dein lieb Engelein  Part 2 No 40, Chorale of St John Passion, BWV245 (Bach)
Acis and Galatea, HWV49a (Handel)
Brandenburg Concerto No 1 in F major, BWV1046 (Bach)
Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F major, BWV1047 (Bach)
Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G major, BWV1048 (Bach)
Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G major, BWV1049 (Bach)
Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D major, BWV1050 (Bach)
Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat major, BWV1051 (Bach)
Da Jesus an dem Kreuze stund (Schein)
Dona nobis pacem  Part 4 Osanna, Benedictus, Agnus Dei and Dona nobis pacem No 5, Chorus of Mass in B minor, BWV232 (Bach)
Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
Gloria in excelsis Deo & Et in terra pax  Part 1 Missa No 4 & 5 of Mass in B minor, BWV232 (Bach)
How can I stay, when love invites? (Assuerus)  Act 2 Scene 2 No 5, Air from Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
I rage, I melt, I burn! (Polyphemus)  Part 2 No 2, Accompagnato from Acis and Galatea, HWV49a (Handel)
Mass in B minor, BWV232 (Bach)
Messiah, HWV56 (Handel)
Misericordias Domini in D minor 'Offertorium de tempore', K222 (Mozart)
Now persecution shall lay by her iron rod – Tune your harps to cheerful strains (1st Israelite)  Act 1 Scene 2 Nos 1-2, Recitative – Aria from Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
Nun danket alle Gott (Crüger)
O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig (Anon)
O ruddier than the cherry (Polyphemus)  Part 2 No 3, Air from Acis and Galatea, HWV49a (Handel)
Requiem, K626 (Mozart)
Requiem, K626 (Mozart/Süssmayr)
St John Passion, BWV245 (Bach)
Show: MP3 FLAC ALAC
   English   Français   Deutsch