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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from notes by John Whenham © 2004
extrait des notes rédigées par John Whenham © 2004
Français: Isabelle Battioni
aus dem Begleittext von John Whenham © 2004
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel
|Lo Sposalizio – The wedding of Venice to the sea|
The King’s Consort celebrates Ascension Day in Venice during the 16th century, when the city was symbolically wedded to the sea, with a glorious musical feast on an epic scale, featuring works by Giovanni and Andrea Gabrieli, peals of Venetian chu ...» More
|The Sacred Flame|
A treasure-trove of outstanding motets, including works by Bach, Buxtehude, Gabrieli, Gesualdo, Monteverdi, Palestrina, Schütz and Sweelinck. All performed by the Cambridge Singers at their sensuous and virtuosic best.» More
|Monteverdi: The Sacred Music, Vol. 3|