Niemen* ‎– Katharsis

Polskie Radio ‎– PRCD 339
Od Początku – 9
CD, Album, Reissue


  • Design [Sleeve], Concept By, Lyrics By, Performer, Featuring [Natural Effects], Twelve-String Guitar, Percussion [Acoustic, Synthetic], Mellotron [400], Vocals, Written-By, Synthesizer [Minimoog & EMS]Czesław Niemen
  • EngineerMichał Gola
  • ProducerCzesław Niemen, Jacek Złotkowski


Tracks 3, 4 & 8 are part of the incidental music to Juliusz Słowacki's play "Mindowe" as produced by Bernard Ford-Hanaoka.
Tracks 3, 4, 5 & 8 were recorded at home on tape recorders Revox & Uher 440 by Niemen.
Tracks 1, 2, 6, 7, 9 & 10 were recorded in Polskie Nagrania studio in Warsaw.

Digital reconstruction (24bit/96k) and mastering by Czeslaw Niemen - NAE STUDIO, Warsaw 2003

First CD release, originally released on vinyl and cassette in 1975.
Subsequently re-released on CD again in 2007: Katharsis.

Track 10 is a bonus added for the CD release.

Comes in digipak.

Other Versions (5 of 8) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SX 1262 N. AE.* Katharsis(LP, Album, Blu) Polskie Nagrania Muza SX 1262 Poland 1976 Sell This Version
PRCD 339 Czesław Niemen Katharsis(CD, Album, RP) Polskie Radio PRCD 339 Poland 2007 Sell This Version
SXL 1262 N. AE.* Katharsis(LP, Album, RE, RM, Blu) Polskie Nagrania Muza SXL 1262 Poland 2018 Sell This Version
none Czesław Niemen Katharsis(CDr, Album, Unofficial) 2000 FruitGum Corp. none Russia 2007 Sell This Version
SX 1262 Czesław Niemen Katharsis(LP, Album, Red) Polskie Nagrania Muza SX 1262 Poland 1976 Sell This Version