Muzsikás win the 10th annual WOMEX Award for World Music
Hungarian Folk Music Veterans Muzsikás Win 10th Annual WOMEX Award for World Music
Friday, August 08 2008 @ 10:24 AM EDT
AwardsBerlin, Germany - WOMEX announced this week the winner of 10th Annual WOMEX Award for World Music. The award goes to Hungarian band Muzsikás. This is the group of artists who put Hungarian folk music on the international map. With their collaborations with Márta Sebastyén, and now in their superlative work since she departed, they have been the foremost ambassadors for music from Hungary, with a special emphasis on music from Transylvania.
Hungarian folk music group Muzsikas wins WOMEX award
August 11, 2008
The World Music Expo (WOMEX) granted its award this year to Muzsikas, an eminent representative of Hungarian folk music, the Hungarian Music Export Office told MTI on Monday.