Marvin Goldstein is an internationally acclaimed pianist, composer and entertainer whose recital and professional career of fifty years spans three continents. He began his music training at the age of nine. When he was 18 years of age, Marvin was awarded a music scholarship to Tel Aviv University School of Music, Tel Aviv, Israel. His studies continue at the famed “Mozarteum” of Salzburg, Austria. He completed a Bachelor and Master of Music degrees at Florida State University. Marvin is a convert to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon, or LDS Church) from Judaism.
His greatest passion is his Peace through Music Foundation whose mission is to bridge the cultural, religious and political differences of people everywhere through the medium of music. With Mr. Goldstein's rich and extensive association with middle-east performers, he recently completed a highly successful three week tour in Haifa and Jerusalem, Israel, bringing Arabic, Israeli and American Jazz vocalists together in a night of Peace through Music to include The Hague and Rotterdam, Holland (Official Website).
Marvin has recorded over 40 compact discs including popular music, patriotic melodies, show tunes, sacred music and love songs. He recently released a CD with Grammy winner Billy Dean and former NBA star Thurl Bailey. Marvin has also arranged 15 piano solo music books.MormonMusic.org