Trend Hyperion Classical Music


Top Customer Reviews: Finzi; Bax; ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 3 ratings
5 / 5
This Hyperion the looks of offering of some of a choral music finer for three of Big Bretagna twentieth composers of main century. All are perhaps better known partorisca his music in other genders - Finzi partorisca his extraordinary songs, Bax partorisca his symphonies and poems of the yours, and Ireland partorisca his works of fourth and pieces of piano of the only. This in spite of a music in this disk has found a place partorisca give support in a repertoire of an English choral tradition.

In his writing partorisca an Anglican Church, Finzi never 'the trots was' something suitably 'churchy' or esacred', as one can feel with some composers in one was Victorian especially. He lavishes like this attention in some details of to the his testas here likes him to him the fact in a chance of his songs of suns. Each nuance looks for partorisca be elected up in a music. Of here, that listens, in the first place, is Finzi more than some homogeneous the religious fashionable writing as if on it transports-pilot. These frames partorisca an impressive row of expression in some diverse settings. It compares, partorisca chance, a restriction measured in a setting of Edward Taylor mystical the poem soyy Lovely One' with a thunderous majesty of 'the god is Trace ', the setting of words for a same poet.

Some works of Bax and Ireland is any one has ensured less. Some leading looks a lot to has been particularly religious, and one could think that would not have been particularly inspired by Christian texts; still in these pieces (to the equal that in soyater now filium' that, unfortunately is not comprised here) trace to an occasion splendidly. A two part-of the songs ' bordos of the maiden' and 'This worlde' joy' has been writing in 1922-23 in a lot to a same time like the no. Of Symphony 1. A writing of the part in both these works is glorious, and each one which so one is characterised for a differential composer chromaticism. Some ways, this in spite of, is totally different. ' Flange of the maiden' receives a treatment appropriately extends, while 'This 'joy'world-wide, a text duquel is anything but joyful, is dominated by the flange-as the treatment that directs in some words 'All will die, tho' in the like the patients'.

Ireland was more conventionally Anglican, do fault likes organist and choirmaster in St. The church of Luke, Chelsea partorisca on twenty years. 'Amur More adds hath any man' is based in the florilegium of biblical texts, and achieves some the thrilling climaxes that involves both heart and organ, although it concludes in the state of sublime substitutes. 'Ex now innocentium' is the setting of William Walsham How is hymn ' is the most wonderful thing ', better-known likes put to a tune Herongate. An only triple in both these operates soars to a rafters like this easily like an angel. One You Deum in F opens purposefully and comes from in a lot of a vetoes same throughout, although a plus restrained the passages offer one necessary contrast. Writing in 1907, this early work of the bears of Ireland a focus of his leading professor, Gentleman Charles Villiers Stanford.

A Heart of Abbey of Westminster (concentrated for James Or' Donnell) sings gloriously throughout, receiving sterling accompaniment of Daniel Cuoco in an organ. Value each penny.
4 / 5
Have this excellent register on repeats game - to compilation really beautiful of the choral music sworn of Finzi, Bax and Ireland with utmost acoustics. Highly recommended - 5 stars!
4 / 5
Absolutely beautiful. The devotion and was it of pay of the toil. Westminster well heart of abbey.

Top Customer Reviews: Schumann: Chamber ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 1 ratings
4 / 5
Some days when Schumann late has been considered so only the trajectory of the sad decrease is spent long . Still, I ask there it is anything in this disk that split such early glories as, dictate, Kreisleriana or a quintet of piano; but in a whole, listening to some introspective ways prevalent here pay recompense rich, and Schumann has has had to that any way has lost his followers partorisca wayward turns some twilight years of his career.

A lot a program has offered here is also available in prize of @@subject in the CD that the shines have authorised of CRD; and it would be hard place partorisca decide in favour of one of a two history of conjoint fairy partorisca clarinet/of rapes/of piano (the sooner a, incidentally, also treated for Nash Near, this in spite of on-line different-arrive). Some histories of fairy partorisca rape and piano, in another hand, is quite interesting in a Brilliant disk, but simply the revelation in a new one and value so only his prize: Lawrence Power fully fulfils some virtuosas the questions of one hunt to pursue to the long of in Any one.2 And a turbulent threat of No. 3.; A final piece is the marvel of restrained lyricism and inflections subtiles.

When Marianne Thorsen faces a a smaller violin touched, has entered the most fill up field; and I have to that admit listen Isabelle Faust immediately after fact for an even more obliging experience. Still, contributi ends of the his and some other instrumentalists; like this, in general the very desirable element for any collection of music of the chamber.

(And so only a flu of more smaller: A decision to dip Fuseli is ' has has murdered women and some Furies' in a coverage was simple odd.)

Top Customer Reviews: Stephen Hough: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 11 ratings
5 / 5
Hough Like the pianist can do a lot bad, like this far as I am concerned. This thoughtful selection and diverse tip his skills of amazing keyboard were the brilliant advantage: included a slighter pieces (and has a lot such) is managed with such consummate delicacy that shine like this brightly like this of the most ambitious compositions.
4 / 5
This disk contains some very attractive pieces and some which am perhaps too subtiles partorisca me - I does not find that they resist an attention like such, but one touching is lovely and a selection the good introduction to some composers to that I a lot otherwise give shelf-spatial
4 / 5
really does not like me a sound of a piano in this register. In general joy Stephen Hough is touching but a real sound of his register that has not listened any mirror his public actions.
4 / 5
The album adds, there is rid interior 2 days. Present partorisca my parents, loves that.
5 / 5
Stephen Hough is brilliant and this album is excellent. Row of music, some perhaps unusual in his arrangements of piano but a thrilling and different experience one is coming to expect of Stephen Hough
5 / 5
Wants to Stephen Hough games. It praises them when you are the young man the only start is gone in his career - was brilliant then - like this pleased is in a cup of a tree now.
5 / 5
Stephen Hough the French album is the collection adds that it follows a mix-and-model of party of the number of the earliest emissions, like a Spanish Album. We take the mix of some familiar and a unfamiliar - of Debussy Claro of Lune and Ravel Dawn of the Ape the Faure, Poulenc, Alkan, Hough own transcriptions of pieces for Delibes and Massenet, Cortot transcriptions, the Liszt acts paraphrase and external abundance delectable pieces. Hough Is touching is impressive, as we are to come to expect, any less in an amazing sense of light and the shadow finds in Ravel Dawn of the Ape. A Faure the pieces are the model of expression and restriction, and a Massenet/Hough looks some of a plus fantastically the delicate piano that the touch never is probably to find. Hough Is the true master by heart, and his fantastically shaded and graded the dynamic is to die stops.

A main draw of an album is a brilliant programming - the person is better that Hough in bringing together several pieces around the @@subject and moulding his to the cogent album ossia the delight of an extreme to the another. Compared to a Spanish Album sooner, this collection there is arguably the pocola less variety - in spite of an occasional brilliant showpiece, is dominated a lot for the nocturnal way, but in Hough the hands done to add listening any time. Another success for one of one the majority of interesting pianists of our time.
4 / 5
Like expected, this collection of the French music touched for Stephen Hough was glorious. Always the treat to listen the yes alive game or has registered. CD has received promptly - excellent service for provider..
5 / 5
Stephen Hough the French album is the collection adds that it follows a mix-and-model of party of the number of the earliest emissions, like a Spanish Album. We take the mix of some familiar and a unfamiliar - of Debussy Claro of Lune and Ravel Dawn of the Ape the Faure, Poulenc, Alkan, Hough own transcriptions of pieces for Delibes and Massenet, Cortot transcriptions, the Liszt acts paraphrase and external abundance delectable pieces. Hough Is touching is impressive, as we are partorisca come to expect, any less in an amazing sense of light and the shadow finds in Ravel Dawn of the Ape. A Faure the pieces are the model of expression and restriction, and a Massenet/Hough looks some of a plus fantastically the delicate piano that the touch never is probably partorisca find. Hough Is the true master by heart, and his fantastically shaded and graded the dynamic is partorisca die stops.

A main draw of an album is a brilliant programming - the person is better that Hough in bringing together several pieces around the @@subject and moulding his to the cogent album ossia the delight of an extreme to the another. Compared to a Spanish Album sooner, this collection there is arguably the pocola less variety - in spite of an occasional brilliant showpiece, is dominated a lot for the nocturnal way, but in Hough the hands done partorisca add listening any time. Another success for one of one the majority of interesting pianists of our time.
5 / 5
Stephen Hough the French album is anything but the national stereotype. There are welcome clues of long evenings, glasses of wine and leave to do, but Hough regularly gives the dose of acid and a glimmer of steel. Of a swaggering but muscular Bach arrangements for Alfred Cortot to Liszt Reminiscences of the Jewish, ossia the dazzling shop window of pianism, without flanges.

Cortot Was Swiss, Liszt was the Hungarian, an image of the coverage in a CD is an English product of the Saxon retreat and Hough is British born. Still in spite of a geographic plurality of this album 'French', a whole thing is joined for the notably Gallic felt of class and swagger. Hough Bach There is breathless the lines and one attacks fresh of improvisation. More amazing is a fluent transition to the common of works for Fauré. Sensual, warm, Hough has programmed the good-looking sequence of the tones that heads to never more capricious harmonic terrain. Ravel Aube Of the finally run ape by means of, that adds the pinch of juice of lemon.

After such flashy precision, Hough gives the touch partorisca concern the miniatures for Massenet, Chabrier and Poulenc. That plants water of droplet of notes of basses, a erotic flowers in a line of melody and seamless cantabile touching mark partorisca the potent heart to a disk. Alkan The song of the crowd to the bordos of the sea then undercuts his heat with a eerie frisson.

Hough Fixed typical of a 'Pizzicati' of Delibes' Sylvia resupplies the deft balance of a racy and a refined, first of Liszt muscular 'brilliant Fantasies' apresamiento on. Hough Describes a disk as 'a class of musical dessert trolley'. There is quite sugar to sate a sweeter tooth, but the plot more besides.
5 / 5
Has found this the bit to disappoint. It likes Stephen Hough to apply his obvious talent to something the little more serious. Also a title was misleading. An action was a lot. Election to do less so much.

Top Customer Reviews: The Complete Sacred ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 8 ratings
4 / 5
These are eleven disks that has spent a whole of Henry Purcell is exited of music of the church, with the whole host of soloists of big name, legends among British vocalists. Ossia Like this English likes Shakespeare, and like a Bard, Purcell the music is the part of the cultural start of this island which would have to that be in the each Englishman shelf. It is for real an indispensable collection.

Packaged In the hinged box of map, some eleven disks among bosses of map together with an excellent booklet that resupplies paragraphs of full sung texts more diverse that musical notes in the each piece for manager Robert King, and indications for disk and for name.

Sees also another Purcell there is boxed dips for Robert King & Re Consort - Purcell: Some Complete Odes and Welcome Songs , and Some Songs of Only Secular Complete of Henry Purcell .
5 / 5
Ossia The together wonderful of CDs of saint music for Purcell. Before I have bought this together of CDs , was very hesitant, regarding a quantity of the choral music there was. It has not gone there required some instrumental interludes , Precise'nt has concerned , a music was and is like this enjoyable , and swimming sagged. The disk after the disk was and is the pleasure to touch and listen to.Some actions are hard to match and some registers supream. It do not doubt to obtain this together of boxes, an auditor will not be disappointed.
4 / 5
Purcell The saint music is stunning and deeply affecting, and Rey Consort he proud.

These registers spend was all a musical brilliance and spiritual depth of Purcell work. There is the mould launched of interpreters that all plainly love this music and the give everything. A lot of these registers are my favourite versions of some pieces. This is not universally true, of course - in such the together enormous that would be very amazing - but many are. Included these which are not (like A Hymn of Evening, for example, which prefer in two treasured versions for Michael Regime Purcell: Saint Music / Dioclesian, Songs and Carolyn Sampson Purcell: Amur Victorious ) is still very good and there is at all in any of some 11 disks in this box which found partorisca disappoint.

A quality of register is excellent how is a presentation in the box of bosses and robust map with the a lot of well, substantial booklet of notes and texts of some works. Ossia The significant investment , but is the together to last the lifetime, full of well-has wanted to masterpieces and also gems little known. I gave to like immense for years and will continue to do like this for years to come. A lot warmly recommended.
5 / 5
Robert Re a lot so only use a trusted and excellent a Heart of New University, Oxford, but also uses his Heart typical of Rey Consort, formed of singers viriles professional (mostly current or leading dip employees), and for an upper line has been around a country and handpicked his choristers of several schools of heart, a lot like the Master of 17th century of some Choristers in a Real Chapel...

A result, remained with exceptional instrumentalists, is absolutely wonderful. Some times are judged perfectly, some hearts are together and snappily sung, some sections of the verses really take the grips with Purcell melodic and ways that word to paint, but then the one who any after singing by means of a complete saint music?! Some notes of program, like this usual partorisca Hyperion, is excellent without being fussy, and a quality to register the exemplary rests.

All apresamientos out of the this is Eamonn the action of O'Dwyer of a Hymn of Evening ('Now that a sun hath veiled his will read), then will consider you blessed.
5 / 5
That one describes a sublime? This collection is the addition adds to any one is collection , especially to enjoys it a music of this thrilling period in a development of English composition. It can it has to that very sure that Purcell was one of a greatcomposers of this period and his aprovechamiento of tones and yours that uses an acoustics of Inghilterra is 'the churches add' has to that be the part of a magic of his music. This show of registers of a music brilliantly, taking to to a sound likes Purcell feigned it and averting a pitfall of like this of overpowering of a delicacy of like this of him with heart, organ or orchestral accompaniment that is far too big.

A part of drum of a music of the funerals for Reina Anne has to that be one of a more pursuing pieces in any collection, but is really difficult tosingle was any piece in this stunning compilation.

Wonderful music, fantastically has treated.
5 / 5
Like the counterpart his complete account of Purcell Odes and Welcome Songs, this Complete Saint Music of Henry Purcell is the crowing attainment partorisca Hyperion and for Robert King and his Consort.
Is hard to imagine that an orchestral or near touching of Purcell will not be surpassed never easily, neither an election of soloists that, the remarkable King has shot, ideal of search some functions has to that touch. A choral sound is fresh, alive and absolutely convincing.
If you are an admirer of Purcell, or love music of English church, or yes calms simply adore the flange adds, then this collection there will be you launching hand of gems of the past glorious age. Prpers Having said that, many some elements on show here is seldom be out of a cannon of Cathedral in Inghilterra, this in spite of seldom like this engagingly or stylishly presented like this here.
Once listen to any of these offerings, any singly or in a together of boxes, then your life enriched and changed in a level a deep plus. I can offer much more it adds laudatory commentary that concealed.
4 / 5
There is already a lot of very good descriptions here, but so only will add my voice to a heart of praise for this together glorious. Purcell The saint music is stunning and deeply affecting, and Rey Consort he proud.

These registers spend was all a musical brilliance and spiritual depth of Purcell does. There is the mould launched of interpreters that all plainly amour this music and the give everything. A lot of these registers are my favourite versions of some pieces. This is not universally true, of course - in such the together enormous that would be very amazing - but many are. Included these which are not (like A Hymn of Evening, for example, which prefer in two treasured versions for Michael Regime Purcell: Saint Music / Dioclesian, Songs and Carolyn Sampson Purcell: Amur Victorious ) is still very good and there is at all in any of some 11 disks in this box which found partorisca disappoint.

A quality of register is excellent how is a presentation in the box of bosses and robust map with the a lot of well, substantial booklet of notes and texts of some works. Ossia The significant investment , but is the together to last the lifetime, full of well-has wanted to masterpieces and also gems little known. I gave to like immense for years and will continue to do like this for years to come. A lot warmly recommended.
5 / 5
Ossia The together wonderful of CDs of saint music for Purcell. Before I have bought this together of CDs , was very hesitant, regarding a quantity of the choral music there was. It has not gone there required some instrumental interludes ? Precise'nt has concerned , a music was and is like this enjoyable , and swimming sagged. The disk after the disk was and is the pleasure to touch and listen to.Some actions are hard to match and some registers supream. It do not doubt to obtain this together of boxes, an auditor will not be disappointed.

Top Customer Reviews: Liszt: The Complete ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 6 ratings
4 / 5
Bought this in a ridiculous prize of £, has been announced like this used acceptable but was in fact the new mark. Has the number of some original emissions in these serious but partorisca have a together integer is surprising. I comprise the one who some reviewers says roughly a pianist that touches the whole start of the casts and has and will be periods in inspiring touching. All the world will have his favourite register of a masterworks which will not be substituted but ossia one extraordinary acheivement. There are any actions of pinch of the slap and when it is Howard well is very very good. The toe listens first thoughts and of the ideas to the equal that would resupply some foundations partorisca some works add is fascinating and this really is the must partorisca any interested in a piano reperoire.
5 / 5
The complete register of Leslie Howard of Liszt music of piano of the only is attacked the monumental and a so that each admirer of this composer adds or student of a piano surely will be appreciated. Each one does of the alone piano partorisca 2 hands are registered and is brought together in a place. A result is the work of considerable stock exchange so many like one of action.

Has the question with this register adds this in spite of and gift partorisca mention it and almost seats the sense of guilt in so much doing. I have collected and now with the satisfaction adds possesses, all 60 CD of some individual subjects this in spite of now feels more like the work of reference that the action of Liszt music of piano that loves you return the again and again. I seat that Hyperion has done finally the poor decision is asking Howard to take on an action of this colossal quantity of music for him. Any artist so only could he justice and unfortunately has to that be said that Howard for all his a lot of qualities and the virtuosidad undoubted and the courts of tomb of technical mandate like an interpreter of a lot of this music. The complete register for alone artists tends to produce uneven results although has abundance of exceptions that aim to some possibilities: Gieseking Debussy, Katchen Brahms etc. While, a Naxos tentativa to cover a lot of a same earth that use a lot of different artists is very promising although it is unlikely the rival a Hyperion conjoint in comprehensiveness.

In fact, Liszt the music of piano is ignored hardly. Of one 1960 Liszt has experienced the utmost renaissance, in fact the significant chunk of his works of the original piano in his final versions is today very explored in spite of some usual commentaries around Liszt the be neglected. It is the question of the relative negligence likes compared to, for example, Chopin, the one who is exited whole looks for to be celebrated. There are a lot of interpretations to choose from among artists that diverse likes Brendel, Arrau, Cziffra, Richter, Horowitz, Bolet, Rubinstein, Hamelin, Kocsis – all have offered many deeply illuminating and deeply artistic ideas.

So only reason this enormous Hyperion the register is complete does not mean that an admirer learnt of Liszt is likely to turn to the interpretation of Howard of a Touched, Annees, Transcendental studios, Ballade in B smaller and certainly any one some transcriptions of symphony of the Beethoven neither some Hungarian Rhapsodies, Dante Touched, Legends, Poetic and Religious Harmonies or included Wagner or Greens paraphrases reasons these and many, many other works are available frankly in of the better interpretations. Howard touches all well and with technical guarantee, included when one in the disposal takes very hard in fact (as in a first notorious version of a transcendental etudes) and sometimes key fantastically and with deep comprising. But more often that no a poetry is skated on and a deep and sublime heat grandiloquence of Liszt writing of lack of keyboard, especially in some works add. In Liszt ossia everything . It Likes him the author of one Drives of the penguin commented “[Howard is] touching seldom takes an I breathes was any for his virtuosidad or of the poetic ideas”. Like this I live with this together of CDs I coming to feel this more and more in spite of his absolutely unrivalled service in giving accesses the dozens of minors, less very known or was unheard pieces. A good part of Liszt less deep start requires considerable panache and sheer virtuosidad to spend was otherwise the paving of only falls. Liszt Has written this material like the vehicle for his own career like the virtuoso and precise Cziffra likes knife edged touching to do. A lot this paving of material falls with Howard and although has the orders of the technician frequently fails to grip really calm with any emotion.

Ask what artistic preparation this enormous task Howard has left in fact. In reality it was necessary to be the reader of terrific view and although it declares that it want to memorise all before it treat it a bit commentaries that to the plot of a music is skated on. The interpretations adds often arise of an artist that grows familiar with the piece in years or included he lifetime (one thinks of Brendel and a Hammerklavier). Howard must, for all his devotion, has has has had moments when he flagged. This would be understandable but in a final analysis these actions are registers and exist to be touched again and again, and require to be among some better that can be achieved or courts of fall like the witness. Like this yes, I attacked it wonderful but always will be that they ask so that it listens to something that dark still moving like this In festo transfigurationis Commands our Jesu Christi, if Howard in fact is that he a justice of piece or simply is touching he by means of afterwards actuate read he by means of the pair of time in an end of the session of long register..

Can have it has expected reasonably to be otherwise this in spite of? Perhaps his best to so only be appreciated (I are!) And, where his necessary sense, to turn to a Arrau, Brendel or Cziffra for some act keys of a repertoire. Any artist so only can take a full measure of the composer adds but Howard so only there is certainly illuminated a whole picture for knots for a first time. A so only can expect concealed as there is illuminated can be further explored with pianists with more than timing the probe under a surface.
5 / 5
Has has wanted to this for like this long that hardly it can believe I finally knuckled down and has endowed the to me. I have doubted in a supposition that the complete law likewise a composer a plus of the entity necessarily would contain some feeble pieces that militadas against completism for his own sake, and has been long of fashionable to attribute Liszt the secondary state in the report to the such master likes Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, or Wagner; but Howard wonderfully offices this atrocity in the accompanying booklet of this box. I have been discovering Liszt again, savoring the never listened law of, and—true— has some quite pedestrian material mixed in, but can not stress that bad was, master Liszt by means of his more famous works, to consider east boxes the waste. Calm delight in sumptuous religious and music of living room, glorious transcriptions, contagious waltzes; any all masterpieces, to be sure, but then would not be that it considers this box all have has wanted to was so only another “Gentleman Giovanni,” Beethoven 9 or “Art of a Fugue.”

Unfortunately, my box treasured has arrived fraction, with a lid nicked in a side, that exposes the bad little tear, likes I, more than ever, has to sustain it when a box is flipped open. The desire to amazon would send me the good new box, but honradamente can not be annoyed to send a whole thing has retreated so only for the maiden box.
5 / 5
This product would owe that be less expensive simply reason is absolutely wonderful and would have to that be available to everything.
4 / 5
One the majority of amazing and good-looking works for piano thinks that has has not listened never. We know Liszt was the piano virtuoso, but even more that it surprised them is a fact that can translate his dexterity in a keyboard and some experience of feelings to a page written in such the beautiful, elegant and entirely masterly way. It was recognised as well as the composer of world-wide class thus instrument and everything in a start of one was romantic. Leslie Howard is all could does not love never spend Liszt musical thoughts of a page to our ears. After all he operates it to it to register of his life a complete Liszt works of piano and has underlined it like this when be attacked he of the entity when interviewed in his life in music. They are a Aussie likes Bernard Michael Or'Hanlon whose opinion I value highly and was quite lucky to ensure the pristine has used place of Tasmania for the AUD $ 150 GBP £ at the same time, a subject better will not take never yes live to be 100
4 / 5
the value Adds for money

Howard touches Liszt very a lot

Some real extracted: Beethoven, Schubert, Wagner

Buy while stock last

Liszt 200