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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|Dowland: Lute Songs; Britten: Nocturnal|
Mark Padmore is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest tenors working today. He is admired—among other things—for his ‘extraordinary diction and whispering chamber-like intimacy … [his] joy in conveying the emotional core of each situation’ (Gra ...» More
|Dowland: Lachrimae, or Seaven Teares|
The Norwegian Baroque Orchestra presents a beautiful selection of Pavans and Songs composed by John Dowland, performing with soloists Randi Stene and Rolf Lislevand.» More
|English Ayres and Duets|
'Thoroughly agreeable as well as vastly interesting' (Hi-Fi News)
'Of immense value and interest… a full recommendation' (The Monthly Guide to Recorded Music)» More
|English Lute Songs|
'Robin Blaze has the special ingredients to transcend any latent prejudice [of countertenors], especially in a recital as wide-ranging and intelligent ...
'Can be recommended without reservation … the wonderful 'By beauteous softness’, from Queen Mary’s Birthday Ode of 1689, given this performance, ...» More