Born in Bilbao (Spain), Enrique Solinis studied guitar and early music at the Conservatorio Superior de Música J.C. Arriaga in Bilbao and the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya in Barcelona. Winner of numerous international awards, including the Concurso Internacional de Comillas, the Concurso Internacional Ataulfo Argenta, and the Concurso Internacional Andrés Segovia, he is considered as one of the greatest virtuosos of his generation.
Enrique Solinis performs with prestigious ensembles like Hesperion XXI, Le Concert des Nations and la Capella Real de Catalunya (all directed by Jordi Savall), the Akademie für Alte Musik, and Le Concert D’Astrée.
He has appeared in major international festivals and theatres, including Carnegie Hall, the Koncerthaus Berlin, and the Théâtre des Champs Elysées in Paris. He also directs his own baroque ensemble Euskal, founded in Bilbao in 2006.