Classically trained pianist and guitarist who began playing music at age seven and playing piano at the age of 8.
She collaborates with Glen Hansard of the Irish rock band The Frames whom she met when he was visiting Valašské Meziříčí. They perform together as The Swell Season.
In 2007, she co-starred with Hansard in the indie movie "Once". Hansard and Irglova wrote all but one of the songs featured in the film, one of which, "Falling Slowly" received an Academy Award for Best Original Song.
Marketa Irglova Discography Tracks
- 12 Vocals
- 12 Instruments & Performance
- 23 Writing & Arrangement
- 3 Featuring & Presenting
- 1 Production
- 1 Technical
- 3 Visual