1 800 222 6872

Hyperion > Britten Sinfonia

Esenvalds: Passion and Resurrection / Carolyn Sampson, Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton
Esenvalds: Passion and Resurrection / Carolyn Sampson, Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton

1 CD / Hyperion / 2011-03-08

Works: Eriks Esenvalds: Passion and Resurrection, for voice, chorus & orchestra; Evening, for chorus; Night Prayer, for chorus; A Drop in the Ocean, for chorus; Légende de la femme emmurée (Legend...
Performers: Sampson, Carolyn
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: ; Britten Sinfonia

Latvian composer Eriks Eenvalds’ Passion & Resurrection for strings, choir and soloists is a powerful meditation on the story of Christ’s crucifixion and resurrection. Eschewing...continue...
Recording information: All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London (04/10/2010); All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London (04/12/2010-04/13/2010)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording HYP 67796
Handel: Messiah / Layton, Polyphony
Handel: Messiah / Layton, Polyphony

2 CD / Hyperion / 2009-11-10

Works: George Frederick Handel: Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio
Performers: Clayton, Allan; Davies, Iestyn; Doyle, Julia; Foster-Williams, Andrew
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia

Annual live performances of Handel's Messiah at St John's Smith Square with Polyphony and Stephen Layton have become one of the highlights of the musical...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording HYP 67800
Bruckner: Mass in E minor, etc / Layton, Polyphony, et al
Bruckner: Mass in E minor, etc / Layton, Polyphony, et al

1 CD / Hyperion / 2007-10-09

Works: Anton Bruckner: Ave Maria; Locus iste, gradual for chorus in C major, WAB 23; Mass no 2, for chorus & winds in E minor, WAB 27; Christus factus est (III), gradual for chorus in D minor, WAB 11; Vexil...
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia; Polyphony

The a cappella motets of Anton Bruckner are miniature masterpieces, containing intensely expressive harmonic writing and a feeling of private devotion within a generously scaled...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording HYP 67629
Lauridsen: Nocturnes / Layton, Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia
Lauridsen: Nocturnes / Layton, Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia

1 CD / Hyperion / 2007-02-13

Works: Morten Lauridsen: Mid-Winter Songs, for chorus & orchestra; Les chansons des roses; I will lift up mine eyes, for choir; O come, let us sing unto the Lord, for chorus; Ave dulcissima Maria, for choru...
Performers: Lauridsen, Morten; Lumsden, Andrew; Sinfonia, Britten
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia

"This is a superb disc on every count. The music is excellent and it's superbly performed. Moreover the performances have been captured in splendid sound......continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording HYP 67580
Macmillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross / Polyphony
Macmillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross / Polyphony

1 Super Audio CD / Hyperion / 2005-11-08

Works: James MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross, cantata for choir and string orchestra; On the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin, for chorus; Te Deum
Performers: Davidson, Grace; Haworth, Amy; Peacock, Adrian; Thomas, Elin Manahan; Underwood, Giles; Vivian, James; Wall, Simon; Watson, Christopher
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$24.99   $22.23
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HYP 67460SA
MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross / Layton, et al
MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross / Layton, et al

1 CD / Hyperion / 2005-09-13

Works: James MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross, cantata for choir and string orchestra; On the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin, for chorus; Te Deum
Performers: Vivian, James
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia; Polyphony

"... 'On the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin,' for choir and organ, is, by contrast, one of MacMillan's very finest works. Even the very unusual...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording HYP 67460
Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna, etc / Layton, Polyphony, et al
Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna, etc / Layton, Polyphony, et al

1 CD / Hyperion / 2005-02-08

Works: Morten Lauridsen: Lux aeterna; Madrigali, 6 Fire Songs on Italian Renaissance poems, for chorus; Ave Maria, for chorus; Ubi Caritas et Amor; O magnum mysterium
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia; Polyphony

"The smooth and sensual beauty of Lauridsen's writing comes in part from his study of plainchant and the Renaissance masters. The same influences inform his...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording HYP 67449
 
     Sort: