Mateusz Smoczyński was awarded the title of the Violinist of the Year 2017 in the Jazz Top ranking of the Jazz Forum Magazine! Over 50 music critics voted for winners in 39 categories. Atom String Quartet was second in the acoustic jazz band category (right behind Maciek Obara quintet), and Michał Miśkiewicz from Mateusz’s quintet was declared the drummer of the year. All the results of the ranking may be found on the website of Jazz Forum.