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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|Vinum et Musica|
Glorious polyphony from William Byrd, Robert White, Thomas Tallis and others, performed in the kind of informal setting—and using only the original partbooks—the composers themselves might have recognized.» More
|In the Midst of Life|
Conducted by Owen Rees, Contrapunctus has recorded a programme of motets from the Tudor Baldwin Partbooks including Sheppard’s epic 'Media vita' and other works on the theme of mortality by Byrd, Parsons, Mundy, Taverner, Gerarde and Tallis.» More
|Mundy: Sacred choral music|
‘For a wallow in the richest cream of English Reformation church music you couldn't do much better than this’ (Early Music Review)
‘Intense brilliance and utter serenity … altogether glorious’ (The Times)» More
|The Sixteen & The Golden Age of English Polyphony|
When The Sixteen embarked upon their recording career back in 1982, few would have been able to predict quite how far they would go towards rehabilitating the little-known music of these four master composers of the 16th century. In this their 30t ...» More