Strict Joy

Strict Joy

by The Swell SeasonThe Swell Season


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The Swell Season are Glen Hansard (from the Irish band the Frames) and Marketa Irglova (classically trained Czech pianist and vocalist). In 2007, Once, a film about two people meeting and falling in love on the streets of Dublin, became an indie phenomenon, as audiences everywhere responded to the unassuming charm of the two leads, Glen and Marketa, and the beautiful music they made together. On the way to going gold, the Once soundtrack brought the Swell Season onto the stage of the Academy Awards, where the band won the Best Original Song award. From the Label

Product Details

Release Date: 10/27/2009
Label: Anti
UPC: 0045778704828
catalogNumber: 87048
Rank: 9495

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Swell Season   Primary Artist
Clark Gayton   Bass Trombone
Peter Katis   Percussion,Track Performer,ARP
Steven Bernstein   Trumpet,French Horn,Track Performer
Chris Lightcap   Track Performer,Standup Bass
Thomas Bartlett   Keyboards,Track Performer
Glen Hansard   Guitar,Vocals,Track Performer
Graham Hopkins   Percussion,Drums,Track Performer
Rob Bochnik   Guitar,Mandolin,Track Performer
Colm Mac Con Iomaire   Violin,Track Performer
Joseph Doyle   Bass,Guitar,Track Performer
Markéta Irglová   Piano,Vocals,Track Performer
Javier Más   Archlute,Track Performer,spanish guitar
Javier Mas   spanish guitar

Technical Credits

James Stephens   Poetry
Peter Katis   Producer
David Cleary   Art Direction,Cover Design
Steven Bernstein   Horn Arrangements
Glen Hansard   Composer,Lyricist,Art Direction
Colm Mac Con Iomaire   String Arrangements
Karl Odlum   Engineer
Markéta Irglová   Composer,Lyricist

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