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Osvaldo Golijov grew up in an Eastern European Jewish household in La Plata, Argentina. Born to a piano teacher mother and physician father, Golijov was raised surrounded by chamber classical music, Jewish liturgical and klezmer music, and the new tango of Astor Piazzolla. After studying piano at the local conservatory and composition with Gerardo Gandini he moved to Israel in 1983, where he studied with Mark Kopytman at the Jerusalem Rubin Academy and immersed himself in the colliding musical traditions… read more

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  • Beautiful
  • Magnifica música la de este compositor :)
  • I've never seen Tetro and Youth Without Youth, but I want to see them very much!
  • Well, anyone would agree that Youth Without Youth and Tetro soundtracks are exploratory and subtle enough to give the man recognition.
  • He's had some lucky breaks, and some great publicity. Not certain he deserves it.
  • +1 cool
  • The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind it's something unreal
  • 2,224 listeners? What a joke!
  • The "Ayre" with Dawn Upshaw is great..
  • I agree - a true genius of our time.

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