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Until 4th November 2019, we are offering up to 30% off the entire Hyperion label and its budget sister label Helios (please note that discounts do not apply to downloads).
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Emma Walshe (soprano), Zoë Brookshaw (soprano), Samuel Boden (tenor), Thomas Walker (tenor), William Gaunt (bass)
Arcangelo, Jonathan Cohen
Duets for high tenor seem to have been something of a Blow speciality…and in Samuel Boden and Thomas Walker, director Jonathan Cohen has harnessed a quintessentially English sound whose lyricism... — More…
Richard Collins, Christopher Hill, Julian Kaye, Nathaniel Lippiett, Gavin Mccormick, Robin Blaze, Richard Childress, Joseph Cornwell, William Kendall, Peter Butterfield, Stephen Varcoe, Stephen Alder & Donald Sweeney
Winchester Cathedral Choir & The Parley Of Instruments, David Hill
Though overshadowed by his pupil Purcell, John Blow's church music is highly distinguished. Here are 14 of his richly scored anthems in skilful and idiomatic performances. — More…
James Bowman (countertenor) & Michael Chance (countertenor)
The King’s Consort, Robert King
Such complementary voices, Chance fine-drawn, Bowman a touch richer, more coloured, are ideal in this selection of inventive duets. Blow's Ode on Purcell's death is particularly fine, intensely... — More…
Restoration Music from Westminster Abbey
Robert Quinney (organ), Julian Stocker (tenor) & Robert Macdonald (bass)
Westminster Abbey Choir, James O'Donnell
Throughout every work O'Donnell's direction is alive to the sophisticated vocal layering, and ever attentive to the meaning of the words - an innate musicality echoed in Robert Quinney's 'voluntary... — More…
Suzie Le Blanc (soprano), Joseph Cornwell (tenor), Michael Chance (countertenor), Jozic Koc bass (Blow) & Richard Wistreich bass (Draghi)
The Parley of Instruments & Playford Consort
As ever, the disc is a revelation … once heard this infectious music is not easily forgotten, which is a tribute to the enthusiasm and conviction of the performances. — More…
Edward Burrowes, Timothy Burtt, Alastair Cook (trebles), Julia Gooding, Sophie Daneman (sopranos), Robin Blaze, Ashley Stafford (countertenors), Rogers Covey-Crump (high tenor), Mark Le Brocq (tenor) & Andrew Dales Forbes (bass)
St Paul's Cathedral Choir & The Parley of Instruments,...
Warmly recommended — More…