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 Leslie Howard © 1991
extrait des notes rédigées par Leslie Howard © 1991
Français: Alain Midoux
aus dem Begleittext von Leslie Howard © 1991
Deutsch: Anne Steeb/Bernd Müller
|Liszt: Complete Piano Music|
Leslie Howard’s recordings of Liszt’s complete piano music, on 99 CDs, is one of the monumental achievements in the history of recorded music. Remarkable as much for its musicological research and scholarly rigour as for Howard’s Herculean piano p ...» More
|Bach: Great Fantasias, Preludes & Fugues|
‘Herrick's musical inspiration, matched by his technique, does full justice to this pinnacle of the organ repertoire’ (BBC Music Magazine Top 1000 CDs ...
‘Yet another yardstick release from what seems to be an unbeatable team … I suspect I have already found my record of the year’ (Gramophone)» More
|Bach: The Complete Organ Works, Vol. 3|
David Goode continues his new series of the complete organ works of Johann Sebastian Bach, played on the 1976 Metzler organ of Trinity College, Cambridge.» More
|Liszt: The complete music for solo piano, Vol. 13 - À la Chapelle Sixtine|
‘Occasionally a disc comes along which totally blows your mind. This … is one such release. The transcription of the Preludes and Fugues is utter ...» More
|Liszt: The complete music for solo piano, Vol. 56 - Rarities, Curiosities, Album Leaves and Fragments|
‘As a guide to this cornucopia Leslie Howard could hardly be bettered’ (BBC Music Magazine)
‘All kinds of fascinating morsels … there is much here to interest any admirer of this remarkable and prolific composer’ (The Penguin Guide to Co ...» More
|Spira, spera - Bach transcriptions|
This virtuosic programme of Bach piano transcriptions combines tried-and-tested favourites—such as the mighty Bach-Busoni 'Chaconne' and Myra Hess's 'Jesu, joy of man's desiring'—with uncompromising first recordings of arrangements by Theodor Szán ...» More
|Bach: The Complete Organ Works|
‘Let me say without hesitation that Herrick’s performances are models of clarity, accuracy, precision and musicality … this is a complete Bach th ...
‘Herrick is one of the few organists who does justice to these difficult, elusive pieces … What a singular joy to hear the organ played with such ...» More