Yehuda Glantz - Hispano Judio "El Latino Chassidi"
Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Yehuda is a unique and original artist in the Israeli and universal Jewish world art scene.
At early 5 years old, his talent in music began to show signs and during these years he acquired a deep and wide knowledge of music in a number of instruments.
Since 1979 he lives with his family, in Jerusalem and is renown among first-rate artists in Israel and throughout the world.
A true renaissance artist bound by a vision to expand Simcha (joy) and Emuna (faith).
Yehuda Glantz captures the hearts and souls of people around the world with the unique ground - breaking music he created and his special style.
His many faceted musical creations, which include ethnic, jazz, folk, Classic and Latin-American rhythms, together with his electrifying and colorful appearance on
stage have attracted large audiences worldwide.
He skillfully masters 14 different instruments, the charango, siku and pincuyo join the guitar, accordion and keyboard and many more in his world of music, a fusion of hot Latino rhythms, Jewish soul music, new age, Brazilian and traditional Chassidic melodies.
In his private audio - digital studio located in the mystical streets of Jerusalem he writes, composes, plays and records his music.
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, Rak Litzok El Hashem, Gotta Dance, In Concert in South America, Pionero, Granite, Kasach, Adon Olam (cd video for PC)
1. A few objective words from the press about Yehuda Glantz performances:
Multi-talented Yehuda Glantz, virtuoso of South American and folk music, gets his audiences up and jumping with his spiritual words and joyous sounds.
-" Jerusalem Post”
"Unique composer powered by immense talent and ensitivity."
-ENERGETIC CHASSIDIC LATINO ROCK N’ ROLL
"Yehuda Glantz electrifies audiences all over the world. His music is rapidly winning international popularity. A Yehuda Glantz performance is simply unforgettable. Fans leave his events full of simcha! The Jewish world has never seen such a dynamic, inspiring performer.
- ”Yediot Aharonot” -
He is a truly original international sensation
"A Yehuda Glantz performance is an unforgettable night your community will love.. Go for it!"
- “Tribune Juive (Paris)” -
"Energetic Chassidic music where shtetl melodies meet Rock'n roll beats and a Latin American tempo"
-" Jerusalem Report”
NEW! CURIOUS! COMPLETELY DIFFERENT!
This is Glantz's pionero combining spiritual songs and beloved South American tunes. Hassidic music like you’ve never heard it before!
"Yehuda Glantz does what no other Jewish musician does today. His appeal is growing because he is original and unique.
- “Safed Festival Review” -
Yehuda creates a heart-filled atmosphere unlike any other
His popular and uniquely South American - Middle Eastern - and Chassidic-inspired rhythms are complemented by the array of ethnic instruments he plays, including his charrango, sikus, pincuyo, percussion, keyboard, and acoustic/electric guitar.
- ” Maariv” -
Yehuda Glantz, new sensation of the Israeli religious world, combines prayers and Biblical texts in an upbeat international sound with a South American beat. This debut album is a rich musical experience!
"You will see Yehuda's energy and outrageous performance style thrill your audiences. The innovative contemporary Latin Jewish Musician"
Yehuda Glantz Unplugged fuses hot Latino rhythms, pop, and jazz. Rich and colourful, it blends traditional and innovative melodies with Yehuda writing, composing, playing
and recording with total abandon.
The Charango, Siku and Pincuyo join the keyboard, guitar, accordion and percussion in a dazzling dance. The results set a new standards in contemporary Jewish music.
Original and unique.
Recorded Live at “The Gesher Center Auditorium” on
October 16, 2000 (Sukot)
Composed, produced & arranged by: Yehuda Glantz
Artistic management and booking info:
The Jerusalem music network
29 Eilat st. Jerusalem 94508 Israel
website: http:// www.yehudaglantz.com