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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|Of ladies and love|
‘This is singing which is always alive, interesting, and personal … a fascinating record’ (Gramophone)
‘[Schade] sings Strauss’s Cäcilie and a wonderfully hushed Zueignung as though he and Martineau were the first to discover their ecstasy ...» More
|Strauss (R): Songs|
‘A musical treat’ (BBC Music Magazine)
‘Gorgeous singing’ (The Sunday Telegraph)» More
|Strauss (R): Don Juan, Macbeth & Lieder|
BBC Music Magazine
‘I must say that the versions by Mark Elder of Don Juan and Macbeth were a wonderful surprise, and they can certainly hold their own against some of t ...» More
|Strauss (R): The Complete Songs, Vol. 2 - Anne Schwanewilms|
‘This remarkable German soprano takes us on some giddy flights with superb breath control and a quite amazing concentration of vocal energy. But she n ...
‘It's hard to dispute Roger Vignoles's claim that Anne Schwanewilms is 'a great singing actress'. That's clear in every song, where both the overall t ...» More
|Strauss (R): The Complete Songs, Vol. 3 - Andrew Kennedy|
Hyperion’s Strauss Lieder series is fast becoming a worthy successor to the seminal Schubert and Schumann Lieder sets on the label. In this third volume, the wonderful young British tenor Andrew Kennedy performs a range of songs, from favourites such ...» More
|Strauss (R): The Complete Songs, Vol. 5 - Kiera Duffy|
A further instalment in Hyperion’s major series, skilfully masterminded by accompanist Roger Vignoles, introduces the American soprano Kiera Duffy. The highlight of this balanced recital is the coloratura Op 68 Brentano-Lieder, which owes its rich ...» More
|Strauss (R): The Complete Songs, Vol. 8 - Nicky Spence & Rebecca Evans|
A rare opportunity to hear a piano-accompanied ‘Four last songs’: and the perfect end to Hyperion’s series of Strauss Lieder.» More
|The shepherd on the rock|
Julian Bliss and Christopher Glynn are joined by Ailish Tynan for varied delights by Chopin, Brahms, Schumann, Schubert and Richard Strauss.» More