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.
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'This recording will transport you back to rural England at the turn of the 17th century … an entertaining selection of vocal solo and quartet mu ...
'Music of the very highest quality … if you only have one lute-song disc in your collection it should be this one' (Early Music Review)» More
'Perhaps these discs will at last bring the best of his songs back into live recital' (BBC Music Magazine)
'Three excellent young British singers share the treasures recorded here under the sage aegis of Graham Johnson. Lisa Milne's bright, keen soprano is ...» More
|Time stands still|
Emma Kirkby is acknowledged worldwide as the greatest modern performer of this repertoire. This album of lute songs of the theme of mutability is a fascinating recital, containing some of the masterpieces of the period. She is accompanied by her l ...» More
|JOHN DANYEL (1564-1626))|
|Like as the lute delightsNigel Short (countertenor), David Miller (lute)» More|
|Time, cruel TimeEmma Kirkby (soprano), Anthony Rooley (lute)» More|
|Time, cruel TimeLibby Crabtree (soprano), David Miller (lute), Mark Caudle (viol)» More|
|GEORGE HANDFORD (1582/5-1647))|
|Now each creatureEmma Kirkby (soprano), Anthony Rooley (lute)» More|
|JOHN IRELAND (1879-1962))|
|Love is a sickness full of woesJohn Mark Ainsley (tenor), Graham Johnson (piano)» More|