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.

Click cover art to view larger version
Track(s) taken from CDA66497

Sailor's song, Hob XXVIa:31

First line:
High on the giddy bending mast
author of text

Rufus Müller (tenor), Timothy Roberts (fortepiano)
Recording details: April 1991
Forde Abbey, Somerset, United Kingdom
Produced by Ben Turner
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: October 1991
Total duration: 2 minutes 15 seconds

Other recordings available for download

John Mark Ainsley (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano)
Sir Thomas Allen (baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano)


'This is a record for every library, and for lovers of song. Recommended' (Fanfare, USA)

Other albums featuring this work

Haydn: Songs
The Sea
CDA66165Archive Service
Waiting for content to load...
Waiting for content to load...