Hopkinson Smith has been called the most moving of present day lutenists...he approaches the lute's universe with a musicality which goes far beyond the seemingly limited voice of his instrument. We invite you to explore on this website the magic of his lute and its music.



Auvidis - Astrée E 8623 - released 1998

Hopkinson Smith: 10-, 11- and 13-course lutes, vihuela de mano, Renaissance guitar, baroque guitar, theorbo

Awards: Diapason D'Or, Choc de Classica

Hopkinson Smith: Portrait
By Hopkinson Smith