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 Hamish Milne © 2005
extrait des notes rédigées par Hamish Milne © 2005
aus dem Begleittext von Hamish Milne © 2005
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel
|Spira, spera - Bach transcriptions|
This virtuosic programme of Bach piano transcriptions combines tried-and-tested favourites—such as the mighty Bach-Busoni 'Chaconne' and Myra Hess's 'Jesu, joy of man's desiring'—with uncompromising first recordings of arrangements by Theodor Szán ...» More
|Bach: Organ Music|
The Gottfried Silbermann organ of Freiberg cathedral, built during Bach’s lifetime, is the instrument on which David Goode performs his grand selection of some of Bach’s best organ works—including the famed Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor—providi ...» More
|Bach: Toccatas and Fugues|
‘Stupendous organ sound … one of the three Bach CDs I will turn to over and over again for sheer enjoyment’ (Gramophone)
‘If you only have one disc of organ music in your collection this must be it’ (The Good CD Guide)» More
‘A magnificent addition to both the Bach repertoire and Angela Hewitt's artistically unparallelled survey of Bach's keyboard compositions’ (Fanfare, USA)
‘A collection of rarities and oddities that makes for enjoyable listening. The quality of the Hyperion recording is excellent, with the right balance ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 5 - Goedicke, Kabalevsky, Catoire & Siloti|
‘Milne plays the more outgoing works with the sharp articulation and gestural clarity that makes his Medtner so refreshing (his left-hand profile is e ...
‘This is a welcome return to the recording studio for a British pianist who has maintained a consistently high standard for many years. Hamish Milne i ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 8 - Eugen d'Albert|
Hyperion’s Bach Piano Transcriptions series reaches volume 8 with a disc containing many first recordings. The controversial figure of Eugen d’Albert was one of the greatest pianists of his day and, although largely forgotten now, a composer of in ...» More
|Bach: The Complete Organ Works, Vol. 10|
From the sepulchral opening tones of the great C minor Fantasia through to the towering Passacaglia in the same key, David Goode's latest Bach instalment is a joy.» More
|The Organ of Buckingham Palace Ballroom|
Following the success of Joseph Nolan’s appearance in Music for the Coronation of James II, he returns to Signum with a solo disc of organ music, capturing music from some of the finest composers of the instrument.» More
|Bach: The Complete Organ Works|
‘Let me say without hesitation that Herrick’s performances are models of clarity, accuracy, precision and musicality … this is a complete Bach th ...
‘Herrick is one of the few organists who does justice to these difficult, elusive pieces … What a singular joy to hear the organ played with such ...» More