Kristaq Katundi, the Master of Radio Tirana sound passes away at the age of 72. The Union of Albanian Journalists praises the figure of Katundi, expressing his condolences to his family and relatives.
"Kristaq Katundi has been known and appreciated as an emblem of artistic audio montage, a name that only few may not have heard in the technical realization of the former Radio Dramatization of Radio Tirana. With his tireless work, professional skills, he technically realized shows such as: Theater at the microphone, Heroism of our people for centuries, Artistic word at the microphone, Humorous shows, Radio dramatizations for children, Children's Theater at the microphone, Radio fairy tales, Puppet Theater on the microphone, and many other productions finalized thanks to his great skill and proficiency. Musical recordings, symphonic concerts, national song festivals for children and adults, soloists and various folk groups, folk ensembles and soundtracks, have been recorded and broadcast qualitatively thanks to the professionalism of the operator Kristaq Katundi, whose name is sealed at almost every record from 1972-2014. We will always remember you Kristaq Katundi, immortalized through radio creation. Rest in peace MASTER!" states the Union of Albanian Journalists. Radio Tirana staff expresses the heartfelt condolences to the Katundi family and all the relatives of the unforgettable master of Albanian Radio.