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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from notes by Meurig Bowen © 1998
extrait des notes rédigées par Meurig Bowen © 1998
aus dem Begleittext von Meurig Bowen © 1998
Deutsch: Anke Vogelhuber
|A Christmas Present from Polyphony|
'Stephen Layton directs the performances and deserves major credit for the very high standards evident on this compilation' (BBC Music Magazine)
'This is a disc for listening to in peace, after the Christmas Day festivites are over and the visitors have gone' (The Daily Telegraph)» More
This sampler disc seeks to give a flavour of the contemporary choral music recorded by Hyperion over the last decade. Whilst on one level it can stand alone as a tribute to the beauty of its composers’ writing and choirs’ singing, it also lifts th ...» More
|Ikon, Vol. 1|
'Sensitive readings of the utmost sensitivity and control' (Gramophone)
'Uniformly charismatic performances. Fine engineering and notes too. Highly recommended' (Fanfare, USA)» More
|Pärt: Berliner Messe & Magnificat|
Here is some of the most spiritually uplifting music of our generation, sung by that most virtuosic of choirs, Polyphony. Arvo Pärt has succeeded in capturing the attention of a broad public through his consummate ability to weave a sense of inevi ...» More