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.
|Liszt: Paganini Studies & Schubert Marches|
'Dexterity here to make ears flap; but then, we are used to this from Hamelin' (Gramophone)
'A brilliantly successful recital' (BBC Music Magazine)» More
|Liszt: Sonata & Grandes Études|
Greek pianist George-Emmanuel Lazaridis' superb debut release for Linn Records features two of the most famous works in the solo piano repertoire, both performed in breathtaking style.» More
|Liszt: The complete music for solo piano, Vol. 48 – The Complete Paganini Études|
'[Howard] can play anything that Liszt wrote, it seems, and be as intelligent and sensitive' (Classic CD)» More
|Liszt: Complete Piano Music|
Leslie Howard’s recordings of Liszt’s complete piano music, on 99 CDs, is one of the monumental achievements in the history of recorded music. Remarkable as much for its musicological research and scholarly rigour as for Howard’s Herculean piano p ...» More
|Viktor Merzhanov – Chopin, Liszt & Scriabin|
BBC Music Magazine
'APR has provided a rare chance for pianophiles to easily access Merzhanov in his prime, so don’t hesitate' (ClassicsToday.com)» More
|Grigory Ginzburg – His early recordings – 1|
'The Paganini etudes reveal a musician who marries precision with zest without taking any shortcuts pianistically; there is an honesty about his exalt ...» More
|Louis Kentner – The pioneering Liszt recordings, Vol. 2|
'Excellently transferred from 78s dating from 1939-59, this selection ranges from Liszt’s early exuberance to the grim-faced austerity of his final ye ...
BBC Music Magazine» More
|Paderewski – His earliest recordings|
|Bartlett & Robertson – Selected recordings, 1927-1947|
Ethel Bartlett and Rae Robertson both studied at the Royal Academy of Music with Tobias Matthay in the 1910s. They were married in 1921 and a few years later established a two-piano duo, which quickly became the first such team to achieve truly in ...» More
|Emil Gilels – Schumann, Beethoven, Liszt & Prokofiev|
|The Piano G & Ts, Vol. 4 – Diémer, Eibenschütz, Hofmann & Backhaus|