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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|Handel: Heroic Arias|
This is a most welcome reissue for a legendary artist—the British countertenor James Bowman singing at the height of his powers. In this much-praised recording, Bowman is joined by The King’s Consort to perform a selection of Handel’s best-loved o ...» More
|Aksel! - Arias by Bach, Handel & Mozart|
Aksel Rykkvin is a Norwegian treble of astonishing talent. For his exuberant debut recording he is accompanied by the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under Nigel Short.» More
|Handel: Handel's Finest Arias for Base Voice, Vol. 1|
This collection demonstrates the variety and brilliance of Handel’s writing for the bass voice, with arias from Italian and English operas, English classical drama, Biblical oratorios, literary odes and a masque. Christopher Purves gives an extrao ...» More
|Handel: Handel's Finest Arias for Base Voice, Vol. 2|
From an early Handel cantata to selections from his Italian operas and English oratorios—this is a recital from a very special singer indeed, covering an extraordinary emotional compass.» More
|Handel: Opera Arias|
‘An artist of unique vocal personality and intelligence’ (Gramophone)
‘Performances are fluent and stylish’ (BBC Music Magazine)» More
|Handel: Opera Arias and Overtures, Vol. 1|
‘It is difficult to pick out a particular highlight, there are so many of them’ (Classic CD)
‘A splendidly enjoyable disc. Kirkby is in top-notch form’ (Hi-Fi News)» More
|The James Bowman Collection|
'The James Bowman Collection' deserves the strongest and warmest of recommendations … This is glorious music-making and deserves the widest possible hearing' (The Daily Telegraph)
'La intensa expresividad, la técnica y el color de la voz d ...» More