There has never been such a situation in the history of phonographic competitions at Polish Radio, for one album to receive an award in both competitions at the same time.” – we read on the website of the Radio Folk Culture Center.
Karaim Music Map is awarded the third prize not only in the Folk Phonogram of the Year but also in the Sources Phonogram competition for “publishing (for the first time!) And popularizing the priceless and little-known repertoire presenting the musical tradition of Karaims”.
Simon Broughton / Songlines,
“A very interesting album with a good story behind it. Cicha does some lovely arrangements of these Karaim songs. This is important work and very good to listen to” ocenia
Milan Tesař / WMCE:
“An exceptional theme and concept are not the only reasons why I put this album on top. Equally important are the sensitive arrangements of the songs and the extraordinary sound”, ocenia Milan Tesař, juror WMCE