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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|Inside tracks - the James Rhodes mix tape|
|Chopin: The Complete Études|
|Chopin: The Complete Works|
Since his triumph as winner of the 1970 Chopin International Piano Competition, Garrick Ohlsson has established himself worldwide as a musician of magisterial interpretive and technical prowess. This monumental recording project—first instigated by t ...» More
|Irene Scharrer – The complete electric and selected acoustic recordings|
'If [Irene Scharrer]'s remembered from her recordings it’s really only the one, and that was ironically the last she made, Litolff’s Scherzo from the ...» More
|Paderewski – His earliest recordings|
|Michael Zadora – The complete recordings|
'Few of the recordings can be a touch steely in places due to their rarity, but Mark Obert-Thorn ensures that Zadora’s tonal qualities are respected a ...
'Zadora’s affinity for and commitment to this repertoire certainly cuts through the sonic grime. With so many reissues of reissues of reissues on the ...» More
|Lev Oborin – Beethoven, Chopin & Liszt|
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|Alfred Cortot – The Late Recordings, Vol. 4 – Schumann, Schubert, Chopin & Liszt|
'Bryan Crimp has done Cortot proud, prompting one to wonder whether there was ever a pianist of greater human richness and coruscating vitality' (Gram ...» More
|Myra Hess – Live recordings from the University of Illinois, 1949|
Two complete recitals recorded at Illinois University on 17 and 18 March 1949 and some bonus recordings originally broadcast on 7 March 1937. Almost all the works included in this programme are new additions to the Myra Hess discography.» More
|Percy Grainger – The complete 78-rpm solo recordings|
'Here’s something a little bit special to mark the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Percy Grainger … Grainger was a charismatic pianist and a ...
'The best of Grainger’s shellac efforts retain their vividness and communicative immediacy. Even if Grainger had never met and befriended Grieg, his i ...» More
|Solomon – The first HMV recordings|
|Walter Gieseking – The complete Homocord recordings and other rarities|
Walter Gieseking is known as one of the greatest 20th-century pianists, and his playing of Debussy and Ravel in particular is often regarded as definitive. For most of his recording career he recorded for Columbia, but his earliest recordings were ...» More
|Bach/Busoni/Beethoven: now would all freudians please stand aside|
This album is a perfect example of me as a musician and piano-fanatic choosing works that for as long as I can remember have blown my mind. [James Rhodes, 2010]» More
|Alfred Cortot – The Late Recordings, Vol. 3 – Chopin & Mendelssohn|
|Harriet Cohen – The complete solo studio recordings|
'The reader may well divine that I am still half-in-love with Harriet some 40 years after first discovering her: that may well be true. However, I wou ...» More
|Moriz Rosenthal – The complete recordings|
'Rosenthal had an inimitably seductive manner of playing … with Ward Marston’s superb restoration and remastering, APR’s exemplary annotation and ...
'The artistry of Moriz Rosenthal (1862-1946) arguably stands head and shoulders above all recorded Liszt pupils' (ClassicsToday.com)» More
|The Piano G & Ts, Vol. 1 – Vladimir de Pachmann, Aleksander Michalowski & Landon Ronald|
|Vassily Sapellnikoff & Xaver Scharwenka – The complete recordings|
Vassily Sapellnikoff (1868–1941) and Xaver Scharwenka (1850–1924) were among the earliest generation of pianists to record, and on this ground alone it is surprising that their complete recordings have never before been transferred for modern list ...» More
|Vladimir Horowitz – The complete solo European recordings|
|York Bowen – The complete solo 78-rpm recordings|
'Well filled set and plenty to arrest the imagination' (MusicWeb International)» More