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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|Strauss: The Complete Songs, Vol. 1 – Christine Brewer|
'Christine Brewer … combine opulent, blazing tone, fearless top notes and surprising agility' (The Daily Telegraph)
'Christine Brewer in magisterial voice … a major project, beautifully performed and presented' (The Independent)» More
|Strauss: The Complete Songs, Vol. 3 – Andrew Kennedy|
Hyperion’s Strauss Lieder series is fast becoming a worthy successor to the seminal Schubert and Schumann Lieder sets on the label. In this third volume, the wonderful young British tenor Andrew Kennedy performs a range of songs, from favourites such ...» More
|Of ladies and love|
'this is singing which is always alive, interesting, and personal … a fascinating record' (Gramophone)
'[Schade] sings Strauss’s Cäcilie and a wonderfully hushed Zueignung as though he and Martineau were the first to discover their ecstasy ...» More
|Strauss: The Complete Songs, Vol. 2 – Anne Schwanewilms|
'This remarkable German soprano takes us on some giddy flights with superb breath control and a quite amazing concentration of vocal energy. But she n ...
'It's hard to dispute Roger Vignoles's claim that Anne Schwanewilms is 'a great singing actress'. That's clear in every song, where both the overall t ...» More