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In addition to the self-named Robert Balzar Trio, Robert is also a member of the following bands:
This collaborative effort began in 2000 and has focused on live work throughout the decade. A studio album is now in the works with a planned release date in late 2010.
DAN BÁRTA vocals / ROBERT BALZAR acoustic bass / JIŘÍ LEVÍČEK piano / KAMIL SLEZÁK drums
Vocalist Dan Barta established this long-running musical project in 2000 as a vehicle for his songwriting. Now with four albums to its name, Illustratosphere is a fixture of the Czech music scene.
DAN BÁRTA vocals / FILIP JELÍNEK keyboard, percusion, trombone / MIROSLAV CHYŠKA guitar / ROBERT BALZAR double bass, bass guitar / JIŘÍ SLAVÍČEK drums
2006 Retropicture - Livě
This long-running funk/rap ensemble was founded symbolically on the date of the Velvet Revolution (17-Nov-1989). Robert joined as J.A.R.'s full-time bass player in 1998. A highlight of the Czech music year is the J.A.R.'s annual tour of the Czech Republic in November.
ROMAN HOLÝ vocals, keyboard / MICHAEL VIKTOŘÍK vocals / OTO KLEMPÍŘ vocals / DAN BÁRTA vocals / MIROSLAV CHYŠKA guitar / PAVEL BADY ZBOŘIL drums / FILIP JELÍNEK trombone / ROBERT BALZAR bass guitar / RADKA KASPAR saxophone / FRANTIŠEK KOP saxophone
2011 Dlouhohrající děcka
2006 Armáda špásu
2005 Frtka + Mydli-to!
1999 Homo Fonkianz
1997 Mein Kampfunk
The legendary Czech chanson singer needs no introduction. Robert joined her touring band in 1990 and also records with Hana in the studio.
HANA HEGEROVÁ vocal / PETR MALÁSEK piano / ROBERT BALZAR double bass / ZDENĚK FIŠER guitar / FRANTIŠEK KOP saxophone
2010 Mlýnské kolo v srdci mém
2006 Všechno nejlepší
2005 Můj dík (H. H. zpívá písně Pavla Kopty)
1997 Bratislava live
1997 Rýmování o životě
1996 Zlatá kolekce
1987 Potměšilý host
1987 Chansons / Wenn die Schatten
1977 Lásko prokletá
1975 Wir für euch
1974 Fast ein Liebeslied
1973, 2006 Recital 2
1972 So geht es auf der Welt
1969 Hana Hegerova
1967 Ich – Hana Hegerová