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.
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|Bach: Wedding Cantata & Hunt Cantata|
'Still by far the best version. The stronger sense of occasion is boosted by Peter Holman’s inspired topping and tailing with sinfonias' (Internationa ...
'A very special release' (Fanfare, USA)» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 3 – Friedman, Grainger & Murdoch|
'Could hardly be more exhilarating or enterprising … a memorable as well as enticing disc' (Gramophone)
'Lane commands the golden tone and effortless, spirited virtuosity needed to make these transcriptions come alive, and makes them sound easy to boot. ...» More
'A magnificent addition to both the Bach repertoire and Angela Hewitt's artistically unparallelled survey of Bach's keyboard compositions' (Fanfare, USA)
'A collection of rarities and oddities that makes for enjoyable listening. The quality of the Hyperion recording is excellent, with the right balance ...» More
|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
|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
|Rare Piano Encores|
'Wreathed in laurels for his marathon cycle of Liszt's complete piano works, the Australian born, London based pianist Leslie Howard has come up with ...
'A delightful collection, beautifully played' (BBC World Service)» More
|The Emma Kirkby Collection|
'Recommended with enthusiasm' (Fanfare, USA)
'An attractive release, not only for the almost unfailing charm with which Kirkby imbues the music but also as a record of how her voice has blossomed over a period of some two decades' (BBC Music Mag ...» More
'This is a good introduction to Bach and a useful disc for those who want to sample his varied music' (Contemporary Review)» More
|The Essential Hyperion, Vol. 2|
'More than just a highlight sampler. This is a classy collection, brought together with a great deal of care and attention to musical programming seldom found in this kind of CD … A stocking-filler any music lover would appreciate' (Scotland ...» More