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.

Please use the dropdown buttons to set your preferred options, or use the checkbox to accept the defaults.

Click cover art to view larger version
Track(s) taken from CDA66774

'Tis the last rose of summer

composer
arranger
author of text

Invocation, Timothy Roberts (conductor)
Recording details: January 1995
St Paul's Church, New Southgate, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Mark Brown
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: September 1995
Total duration: 3 minutes 11 seconds
 
1

Reviews

'The performances admirably match the spirit of the originals … The bell-like sound of the metal-strung harp is most distinctive, and Giles Lewin's fiddle solos are delightful. Recording and presentation are up to the company's customary high standard' (Gramophone)

'A real charmer, featuring exquisitely musical singing and ensemble work. Utterly beguiling' (BBC Music Magazine)

'A fascinating collection, performed with admirable care for authenticity … a moving and modestly refined collection of Irish songs—from spirited anthems to beautiful laments—which should prove irresistible to lovers of folksong-based music. Superbly produced' (Fanfare, USA)
Waiting for content to load...
Waiting for content to load...
Search

There are no matching records. Please try again.