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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|English Orchestral Songs|
'Maltman captures the almost unbearably poignant feeling of these [Gurney] songs' (BBC Music Magazine)
'Singing of distinction and a programme of remarkable strength. Hyperion is on to a winner here' (Yorkshire Post)» More
|Stanford: Songs, Vol. 1|
'Sung with exceptional sensitivity and intelligence…a pleasure to listen to.' (Gramophone)
'No praise can be too high for Stephen Varcoe … his warm, natural baritone, finely judged legato and sensitivity to words are a joy throughout.' ...» More
|Stanford: Songs, Vol. 2|
'Beautifully performed with excellent notes, this recording will convince even the sceptical of the true worth of these songs … a most sensitive ...
'Maintains in each and every bar the high standards of the previous release' (BBC Music Magazine)» More
|An Irish Idyll in Six Miniatures, Op 77 (Stanford)|
|he was born in Ballytearim where there's little work to do|
|I mind the day|
|Loughareema! Lies so high among the heather|
|Sure a terrible time I was out o' the way|
|The boy from Ballytearim|
|The Fairy Lough|
|The Glens of Antrim, Op 174 (Stanford)|
|The sailor man|
|'Tis the long blue head o' Garron from the sea|
|Wather's o' Moyle an' the white gulls flyin'|