Yehuda (“Julio”) Glantz, Hispano Judio - "El Latino Chassidi", is forging a new direction for Jewish music.
Rak Litzok El Hashem fuses contemporary New Age orchestrations and innovative compositions to formulate a melange of inspired music.
In addition to the imprint of his own Latin American heritage, Yehuda’s music incorporates South American, Middle Eastern, Sepharadic, Ashkenazi,
and Chassidic traditions.
Yehuda has performed to rave reviews and sold-out audiences in Israel, the United States, Europe, South America, South Africa and Central America.
Yehuda Glantz composed, arranged, produced, plays and sings.
His artistic career began at the age of five, while he astonished the attendance of the central synagogue in Buenos Aires with traditional songs and prayers.
The CD Rak Litzok El Hashem includes Jewish songs that Yehuda’s talent fully embellished though a combination of instrumental themes of various rhythms: Latin American, Chassidic Rock, Jazz and New Age.
A wide range of ethnic electronic music ware is played in the tracks of this CD.
Yehuda Chassidic charms, his dynamic personality get fusion-ed with the atypical instruments he plays such as: Charango, Siku, Pincuyo, Guitar, Accordion,
Keyboard, Percussion, Vocal effect’s with his personal stile, creating a mixture of up to date music hardly ever seen before.
Rak Litzok El Hashem marks a new step forward in Yehuda’s trine to build up new bridges between classical Chassidic music and song and the progressive tunes of our time.
The result is a genuine expression of our days while firmly rooted in a timeless
Yehuda Glantz’s music definitely speaks right to the heart of all audiences.
Check out Yehuda Glantz discography
his new project "NOMADE" a DVD
with the Israel Symphony Orchestra.
World Beat sounds emerge from Latin American rhythms in
Jewish Contemporary Soul Music
NOMADE - The Jew of Wandering
Composed, arranged and Produced by Yehuda Glantz
Nomade was performed on April 4, 2006 at the Spring Festival of the Rishon Letzion Cultural Center, with the
Israel Symphony Orchestra and Yehuda Glantz sample:
Na’ale, Pionero, Gotta Dance, In Concert in South America, Unplugged, Granite, Kasach, Adon Olam (cd video for PC)