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 Barry Peter Ould © 2002
extrait des notes rédigées par Barry Peter Ould © 2002
Français: Josée Bégaud
aus dem Begleittext von Barry Peter Ould © 2002
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel
|Fauré: The Complete Songs, Vol. 1|
Malcolm Martineau brings together some of the UK’s finest singers for the first release in a new series charting the complete songs of French composer Gabriel Fauré.» More
|Fauré: The Complete Songs, Vol. 3 - Chanson d'amour|
‘Recording and presentation are the stuff of dreams. Hyperion has done Fauré proud’ (Gramophone)
‘The songs certainly show Fauré to possess a far wider expressive range than an acquaintance with just a handful of his best-known examples would sugg ...» More
|Grainger: Rambles and Reflections|
As the fiftieth anniversary year of Grainger's death draws to a close, here is another chance to sample the composer's miraculous piano transcriptions in dazzling performances by compatriot Piers Lane. Everything from Stanford's folksy Irish Dance ...» More
From the quiet ecstasy of Strauss’s ‘Morgen’ to the ardent passion epitomized by the Adagietto of Mahler’s Symphony No 5, Angela Hewitt’s wonderful recital of transcriptions includes many of the best-known affirmations of love in the repertoire.» More
|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