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Merta, Vladimir
active from year 1965

folk singer & songwriter, in 1980's one of the most popular musicians in the Czech Republic, though not supported by the official authorities. His lyrics are influenced by the Czech poet Josef Hora. Among other activities, his cooperation with the jewish music band Mispacha, and several projects with female sopranist, musician and historian Jana Lewitova are worth to mention.

personal data, including participation in the recordings of other groups


Discography:

Ballades de Prague , Disques Vogue 1969 ,
P.S. , Supraphon 1977 ,
Struny ve vetru ( Strings In The Wind ) , Supraphon 1989 ,
Vladimir Merta Live 1, 2 , Panton 1989 ,
Hodina vlka ( The Hour Of Wolf ) , Safran 1990 ,
Biti rublem ( Beating By Ruble ) , ARTeM 1992 ,
Cestou k... ( On The Way To ... ) , ARTeM 1992 ,
Svatky trpelivosti ( Festival Of Patience ) , ARTeM 1992 ,
Sefardske inspirace - Pisne noci a osameni ( Sephardic Inspiration - Songs Of Night And Loneliness ) , Arta 1996 ,
Nebud nikdy sam ( Never Be Alone ) , Bonton SK 1997
Mit min je vic ( It's More To Have Less ) , Bonton SK 1999
Ametysty ( Amethysts ) , Bonton SK 2000
Byvaly casy ( There Were Times ) , Bonton SK 2001
Svet zmotany (Piesne a tance z horskych luk) ( World Gone Wrong (Songs And Dances From Mountain Meadows) ) , Arta 2002
Drobne lzi ( Tiny Lies ) , Bonton SK 2003
Filmy v hlave ( Movies In My Head ) , ARTeM 2004
Janosik , Hevhetia 2007
Ponorna reka ( Underground River ) , Galen 2011 ,
Vcerejsi vydani ( Yesterday's Edition ) , Galen 2011
Nikdo v zemi nikoho ( Nobody In The Land Of No One ) , Galen 2012
Pravda o Marii ( The Truth Of Mary ) , Galen 2012 ,
Domilovano ( Love Ends ) , Galen 2013
Imagena , Galen 2014 ,
Bila stiznost ( White Complaint ) , Galen 2018

compilations / live recs.:

Chtit chytit vitr ( Want To Catch The Wind ) , ARTeM 1992 ,
Obrazky v kartach ( Pictures In The Cards ) , Bonton SK 1998 ,
Podkrovni pasky ( Attic Tapes ) , Galen 2016
Stara! , Galen 2017

samplers etc.:

Drobne skladby mistru , Panton 1988
Safran , Supraphon 1989 ,

SP / EP:

Vybrana slova , Panton 1988 ,

participation:

Ve tme me zanechte... ( in darkness let me dwell... ) ( Lewitova, Jana ) , Arta 2008 ,

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