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 Piers Lane © 2003
extrait des notes rédigées par Piers Lane © 2003
Français: Isabelle Battioni
aus dem Begleittext von Piers Lane © 2003
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel
|Bach: Flute Sonatas|
Angela Hewitt appears in chamber mode, accompanying Andrea Oliva (described as ‘one of the best flutists of his generation, a shining star in the world of the flute’ by Sir James Galway) in a programme of Bach’s flute sonatas. Of unfailingly remar ...» More
|Bach: Music for oboe and harpsichord|
Gail Hennessy and Nicholas Parle first played together in London in 1986. They discovered a strong musical rapport and their decision to record these Bach sonatas using oboe and harpsichord stems from their performances over the years of the "big" ...» More
|Bach: The Complete Flute Sonatas & the attributions|
‘An outstanding achievement’ (BBC Music Magazine)
‘The playing of the accompanying ensemble shares the distinction of the flautist … congratulations are well deserved all round’ (Early Music Review)» 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: Bach Transcribed|
From Wilhelm Kempff’s subtle resetting of Wachet Auf to Ferruccio Busoni’s virtuosic grandeur in the Violin Partita Chaconne, these performances by universally praised pianist Alessio Bax capture the reverence and resplendence of Bach’s music in t ...» 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. 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
|Lullabies for Mila|
From acclaimed pianist Alessio Bax, this new compilation presents a lovingly curated playlist of soothing classics—to calm a baby or an adult, with music from Bach and Brahms to Rachmaninov and Scriabin.» More