Eliran Kadussi was born in 1995 in Rehovot, Israel. Eliran is a countertenor singer, a pianist and an actor. Since the age of 12, he performed in concerts, TV and musical theater productions. He has played the piano for 8 years. At the age of 13, he started his piano studies with Mr. Boris Zubin for two years and continued with Ms. Rina Waldman. He studied music theory and composition with Ms. Aline Gabay for two years. He graduated with excellence from Katzir High School in Rehovot, where he studied in the music major.
He performed in the musical “Oliver” under the director Mr. Moshe Kepten and musical directors Mr. Yossi Ben-Nun and Mr. Tal Blecharovitz. He acted in a commercial on Channel 23, and in a children TV series on the Logi channel for 5 straight seasons. He joined the Shachar Choir under Ms. Gila Brill. During his choral experience, he also performed as a soloist at YMCA hall in Jerusalem, at Elma hall in Zichron Yaakov and even at Abu-Gosh music festival.
Eliran served in the Israel Defense Force in the Intelligence unit in the Israeli Air Force.
Eliran is the recipient of an AICF scholarship for Voice & Baroque singing as a countertenor (2016-2017, 2017-2018, 2018-2019).
Eliran has participated in the international summer opera program in Tel-Aviv with the artistic director, Kevin Murphy.
Nowadays, Eliran studies voice at the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music in Danna Glaser’s class.
“Young Eliran Kadussi, singing in the countertenor range for only three months, displayed a powerful voice and promise in the Judicabit, its melismatic passages a demanding task for any singer!” – Pamela Hickman, Pamela Hickman’s concert critique blog (May 2015).