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.
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|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
|A Bach Album|
‘A beguiling and brilliantly conceived programme, brilliantly performed. A special recommendation for a most delightful and unusual disc’ (Gramophone)
‘An engaging programme’ (BBC Music Magazine)» 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. 1 - Ferruccio Busoni|
‘Magnificently played’ (BBC Music Magazine)
‘Strikingly conveys the spiritual states which Bach evokes in these pieces’ (Classic CD)» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 3 - Friedman, Grainger & Murdoch|
‘Could hardly be more exhilarating or enterprising … a memorable as well as enticing disc’ (Gramophone)
‘Lane commands the golden tone and effortless, spirited virtuosity needed to make these transcriptions come alive, and makes them sound easy to boot. ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 4 - Samuel Feinberg|
‘In this recording of all Feinberg's transcriptions, Martin Roscoe's interpretations reflect both the sensitivity behind the undertaking and the spiri ...
‘Martin Roscoe's warm, lyrical playing makes this a most rewarding release’ (Classic FM Magazine)» More
|Bach: The Complete Organ Works, Vol. 4|
The fourth volume in David Goode's Bach compendium brings us the Leipzig Chorales, once more recorded in the chapel of Trinity College, Cambridge.» More
|Bach: Wachet auf!|
‘Not only has Herrick found a simply ravishing Swiss organ which he uses with impeccable good taste, but the Hyperion team have come up with a top-not ...
‘Herrick has once again shown that his command of the Bach idiom is as total as any other contemporary organist's … an impressive addition to a m ...» More
|The organ of St Bavo, Haarlem|
Housed in one of the most spectacular organ cases in the world, the colourful 1738 Christian Müller organ of St Bavo in the Dutch city of Haarlem is the perfect instrument for this all-German programme featuring works by Bach, Buxtehude and Mendel ...» 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