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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|Britten: Complete Purcell Realizations|
'The performances (and the music) are lovely, with a first-class lineup of British singers specialising in Britten's msuic. This one is difficult to p ...
'Two irresistible discs—typically painstakingly produced and documented—and would deserve four stars if only they were there to give' (The Times)» More
|Handel: Handel's Finest Arias for Base Voice|
This collection demonstrates the variety and brilliance of Handel’s writing for the bass voice, with arias from Italian and English operas, English classical drama, Biblical oratorios, literary odes and a masque. Christopher Purves gives an extrao ...» More
|Purcell: Secular solo songs, Vol. 3|
'Those who need all of Purcell's songs at their fingertips should invest in Hyperion's three-disk survey of secular songs, with outstanding performanc ...» More
|Purcell: Songs and Dialogues|
'Innocently sexy in the most charming way. Emma Kirkby can never have sounded more celestial. The sound quality is immaculate. This is a lovely record ...
'An unqualified delight' (BBC Music Magazine)» More
|Purcell: The Complete Ayres for the Theatre|
'Ayres for the Theatre is a wonderful collection of rich and varied, tuneful music and has been marvellously well recorded by engineer Tony Fau ...
'Highly enjoyable!' (Early Music Review)» More
|Purcell: The complete secular solo songs|
'…Barbara Bonney verse charme sur charme, et cette parade émotive, tantôt sucrée tantôt salée, tantôt rustique tantôt savante, tantôt d'amour tantôt à ...» More