Jonathan Guelfand

Jonathan Guelfand

 Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires F.D., ARG
BandClassicalWorld

Jonathan's music is basically instrumental, and it's a fusion between world, jazz and blues rhythms, combined with adventurer harmonies and wild progressions.
As mood and rhythm may vary, all his pieces have something in common: a unique attitude and great level of pianistic virtuosity.

Biography

Jonathan Guelfand was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He's a pianist and a composer/songwriter.
He started with his piano studies at the age of 4.
He participated in several auditions, concerts and masterclasses in USA and Argentina, from 2007 to the present date.
In 2008, he resulted winner of the international piano competition "Teachers del Norte - Pianists del Sur". The jury of the competition was formed by authorities of several famous institutions like the Juilliard School, Steinway and Sons, University of Utah, among others.
On 2009 he won a full-tuition scholarship for the "International Keyboard Institute and Festival", located in New York City.
Last year (2010) he got a scholarship from the "National Arts Found", in Argentina.
He gave several concerts as a soloist, and as part of chamber ensembles with the National's Radio Youth Symphony Orchestra of Argentina and also participated as a soloist in a historical-musical show organized by the Hungarian Embassy in Argentina.
He started composing at the age of 14. He presented his compositions and songs as part of his piano recitals and auditions, with great reception from the audience.