These two words capture the essence of the formation - cultural roots, looking out for one another and playing music together.
The duo have been on a path together for 8 years, which they were searching for for a long time individually.
They transform ancient Hungarian melodies, in a way that doesn't harm the songs' frame of mind but the message still reaches the people of this day and age.
This folklore effect also defines their own songs.
Their motto is "We present the song, not use it", by which they mean that they perform the songs due to their love towards them and not to show off through them.
The Hungarikum Ensemble gives a new direction to folk music without giving in to the temptation electronic instruments.
Exceptionally beautiful vocals are framed by uniquely played crafty harmonies on plucked string, acoustic instruments - guitar, benjitar, mandolin and ukulele.
Their sound is modern as well as archaic.
Their presence is relevant.