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 Peter Phillips © 2005
extrait des notes rédigées par Peter Phillips © 2005
aus dem Begleittext von Peter Phillips © 2005
Deutsch: Anne Steeb/Bernd Müller
|Palestrina: Missa Assumpta est Maria & Missa Sicut lilium|
'Peter Phillips has here deliberately paired two sharply contrasted parody Masses … the former … is marvellously bright and open and is given a correspondingly outgoing performance, while the latter, inflected with chromaticism and melod ...» More
|Palestrina: The Tallis Scholars sing Palestrina|
"Palestrina is probably the most talked-about composer in the history of classical music. Beethoven and Mozart are possible rivals in this, but with them the process hasn't been going on for so long. The Tallis Scholars have sung his music more th ...» More
|Sacred Music in the Renaissance, Vol. 1|
The first of three volumes featuring The Tallis Scholars' finest recordings, one for each decade, and each offering over five hours of the award-winning performances that helped establish Renaissance Polyphony as one of the great repertoires of we ...» More
|The Tallis Scholars Live in Rome|
PAL FORMAT DVD. Peter Phillips directs The Tallis Scholars in the historic concert celebrating Palestrina's 400th anniversary, filmed in the Roman Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore where the composer sang as a choirboy and later became maestro di c ...» More