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.
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Singers are drawn from outstanding musical backgrounds – King’s College, Cambridge, Westminster Abbey and Cathedral, St Paul’s Cathedral, The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and English National Opera – to create a unique vocal mix with an extraordinary range of vocal power and colour.
Tenebrae has an exceptionally wide repertoire, from early, through renaissance, baroque and classical music, to romantic and twentieth century works, plus a range of specially commissioned pieces, the most recent of which is Joby Talbot’s Path of Miracles. Tenebrae’s unique virtuosity and style are exemplified on CD recordings, including Mozart’s Requiem with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Sir John Tavener’s Mother and Child, Gaudete, a Christmas disc in association with Karl Jenkins and Joby Talbot’s Path of Miracles.
Recording work is complemented by a schedule of regular performances for festivals and venues throughout the UK, Europe and the world. December 2006 saw the commencement of Tenebrae’s artistic association with the London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davies and LSO Live with a series of critically and publicly acclaimed performances and recordings at the Barbican, London. Tenebrae was nominated for a Royal Philharmonic Society Award in 2007.