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.

Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats. The site is also available in several languages.

Please use the dropdown buttons to set your preferred options, or use the checkbox to accept the defaults.

Cheek to cheek

composer
1935
arranger
author of text

 
Written by one of the greatest American song-writers of all time for the 1935 Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musical Top Hat. Berlin penned more than 1500 songs, and composed the scores for 18 Broadway musicals. Our version arranged by Alexander has the inscription “with apologies to Gabriel Fauré” on the score. We think he’d be quite happy.

from notes by Signum Classics © 2013

Dieser Song wurde von einem der größten amerikanischen Songwriter aller Zeiten für das Musical Top Hat mit Fred Astaire und Ginger Rogers geschrieben. Berlin verfasste über 1500 Songs und komponierte die Musik für 18 Broadwaymusicals. Unsere Version, die von Alexander L’Estrange arrangiert wurde, trägt die Widmung „Wir bitten Gabriel Fauré um Verzeihung”. Wir glauben, dass er sich darüber gefreut hätte!

aus dem Begleittext von Signum Classics © 2013

Recordings

Great American Songbook
Studio Master: SIGCD341Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Track 10 on SIGCD341 CD1 [4'10] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD341 disc 1 track 10

Artists
ISRC
GB-LLH-13-34110
Duration
4'10
Recording date
13 March 2013
Recording venue
Alsion 2, Sønderborg, Denmark
Recording producer
Alexander L'Estrange
Recording engineer
Andrew Mellor
Hyperion usage
  1. Great American Songbook (SIGCD341)
    Disc 1 Track 10
    Release date: September 2013
    Download only
Waiting for content to load...
Waiting for content to load...