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.


First line:
When Britain first at heaven's command
author of text
author of text



Arias for Guadagni
Studio Master: CDA67924Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Fairest Isle
CDA67115Archive Service
The Essential Hyperion, Vol. 2
This album is not yet available for downloadHYP202CDs Super-budget price sampler — Deleted


Act 2. Aria: Vengeance, O come inspire me!
Track 10 on CDA67924 [6'52]
Song: Rule, Britannia  When Britain first at heaven's command
Track 16 on CDA67115 [3'58] Archive Service
Track 23 on HYP20 CD2 [3'58] 2CDs Super-budget price sampler — Deleted

Track-specific metadata for CDA67115 track 16

Song: Rule, Britannia
Recording date
22 April 1999
Recording venue
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Antony Howell & Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Fairest Isle (CDA67115)
    Disc 1 Track 16
    Release date: March 2000
    Deletion date: April 2004
    Archive Service
  2. The Essential Hyperion, Vol. 2 (HYP20)
    Disc 2 Track 23
    Release date: October 2000
    Deletion date: October 2010
    2CDs Super-budget price sampler — Deleted

There are no matching records. Please try again.