The Dominion Post, Wellington, NZ
25 February 2014
[...] The audience was dropped into the musical world of the time - a fascinating experience more intense than in a choral or instrumental group experience.
We were guided by the masterly playing of Hopkinson Smith, one of the great lutenists who is also, quite clearly, a master of the baroque guitar. [...]
The large audience loved it all, not the least Smith's lovely dry explanations of just what he was going to play. [...]