Please wait...

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.

Recent reviews

20 February 2017
Zing Magazine, Netherlands, Oswin Schneeweisz
Bach: Cantatas Nos 54, 82 & 170
Studio Master: CDA68111  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'Zo zing je Bach!' (Zing Magazine, Netherlands)» More

16 February 2017
The Guardian, Kate Molleson
Bartók: Sonata for two pianos and percussion & other piano music
CDA68153  3 March 2017 Release 

'Expressive and sharp-witted performances' (The Guardian)» More

16 February 2017
The Guardian, Erica Jeal
Rostropovich Encores
Studio Master: CDA68136  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'Sparky and apt tribute to a great cellist' (The Guardian)» More

15 February 2017

Kozeluch: Piano Concertos Nos 1, 5 & 6
Studio Master: CDA68154  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'The London Mozart Players play beautifully, under Shelley’s direction … Praise to Howard Shelley’s broad musical curiosity for pursuing this little-known music' (MusicWeb International)» More
13 February 2017
Classical Ear, Andrew Achenbach
Bloch, Ligeti & Dallapiccola: Suites for solo cello
Studio Master: CDA68155  NEW  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'Natalie Clein penetrates to the very heart of this wholly personable, consistently absorbing music—by turns intimate, playful, songful and profound—in performances of enviable eloquence, concentration and authority' (Classical Ear)» More

13 February 2017

Bach: Cantatas Nos 54, 82 & 170
Studio Master: CDA68111  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'These are consistent and intelligent readings of three great cantatas from one of the most prominent countertenors on the scene today, justifying his recent award of an MBE as much as anything he has done' (MusicWeb International)» More
10 February 2017

Haydn: String Quartets Opp 54 & 55
Studio Master: CDA68160  2CDs for the price of 1 NEW  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'With their virtuoso first violin parts, these are quartets primarily for professional performance and the London Haydn Quartet revel in their brilliance and originality' (Financial Times)» More

3 February 2017

Bloch, Ligeti & Dallapiccola: Suites for solo cello
Studio Master: CDA68155  NEW  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'The young Ligeti’s Sonata for solo cello … looks ahead optimistically with beauty and ebullience' (Financial Times)» More

2 February 2017
The Guardian, Kate Molleson
Bloch, Ligeti & Dallapiccola: Suites for solo cello
Studio Master: CDA68155  NEW  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'Clein is full of conviction in all of it, with fearless attack and haunting quiet passages' (The Guardian)» More

2 February 2017

Beach, Chaminade & Howell: Piano Concertos
CDA68130  3 March 2017 Release 

'Danny Driver and the BBC Scottish SO … give scintillating performances' (Pianist)» More

2 February 2017

Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No 1 & Nutcracker Suite
Studio Master: SIGCD441  Download only  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'Here is a pianist with something special to say' (Pianist)» More

30 January 2017

Bloch, Ligeti & Dallapiccola: Suites for solo cello
Studio Master: CDA68155  NEW  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

'This lovely disc reveals the cello as a kind of private sketch pad, or journal, capturing big emotions on a small scale, with a poetic concentration in sharp contrast to the larger, more furious musical gestures of the post-war moment' (Gramophone)» More
More
Waiting for content to load...
Waiting for content to load...