Schubert: An introduction to The Hyperion Schubert Edition
A Voyage of Discovery
The Hyperion Schubert Edition was started in 1987 with an album of Goethe and Schiller settings sung by Dame Janet Baker. It won a Gramophone award as the best song record of that year. This is a selection from the series.
HYP200 75 minutes 54 seconds
'Irresistible!' (BBC Music Magazine) 'A delightful sampler' (The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs) 'Belongs in a category all its own. For sheer density of excellence it bears comparison with angels dancing on a pin . . . a superlatively high peak of achievement' (The Independent on Sunday)