Catrin and Seckou have won 'Best Duo/Band' and Seckou has won 'Musician of the Year' at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2019.
SOAR wins 'Best Fusion' Album in the Songlines Music Awards 2019
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SOAR wins fRoots Critics Poll Album of The Year 2018
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This sublime, critically acclaimed and multi award-winning collaboration between two adventurous virtuoso musicians - Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora player Seckou Keita - delivers a stunning exhibition of world-class musicianship.
Drawing deep on their own diverse traditions and transforming them with remarkable synergy, Catrin and Seckou have built a formidable reputation for their extraordinary performances. Following the success of their debut album 'Clychau Dibon' in 2013, their long-awaited second album 'SOAR' released in April 2018.
A Theatr Mwldan production.
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PRESS ON CATRIN & SECKOU
“oh my God, incredible… you’re witnessing a state of rapture, it’s entrancing”
— Toby Jones, Actor
Winners of 'Best Duo/Band' in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2019
MOJO's Top Ten World Music Albums 2018
Welsh Music Award Nominee 2018
SOAR - fRoots Playlist 2018
Songlines Top Ten World Music Albums 2018
Winner - fRoots Critics Poll Album of the Year 2018
SOAR - Top Of The World album May 2018
BBC RADIO 2 FOLK AWARDS
Clychau Dibon - Critics Poll Album of the Year 2013
MOJO's Top Ten World Music Albums 2014
Nominated for Best Duo and Best Traditional Track for ‘Les Bras de Mer’
One of Robin Denselow's Top Five
World Music album's of 2013
Winners of Best Cross-Cultural Collaboration 2014
Top Ten Album of 2013