Rania Ateek, Soprano. Graduated from Emek Yizrael conservatory, in which she sang in the “Shani” choir and performed within as a soloist in the country and abroad.
Rania is a bachelor’s degree graduate at Jerusalem academy for music and dance in the vocal department and is beginning her Masters Degree studies at Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance with Mrs. Anat Efraty and Dr. Ido Ariel.
In the last couple of years she participated in the “International Summer Opera Program” in Tel Aviv, in which she had the honor to work with several conductors and vocal coaches, including: Kevin Murphy, Abby Furmansky, Mark Schneibel, Michael Shell, and more. She performed the role of -first child spirit- in the opera production of “Die Zauberflöte” by Mozart.
Within the academy Rania has participated in Master classes with Maestro Dan Ettinger -the music director of the Israeli opera and the Rishon Litsion Orchestra- and with Mr. Brian Zeger- the head of vocal department in Juilliard.
She won first place in the competition of artistic songs in the name of Ada Brodsky 20192020. In addition, she has performed in the academy’s opera production the roles of “Serpetta” -“La Finta Giardiniera” -Mozart, the role of “Barbarina” –“Le Nozze di Figaro” -Mozart.
In summer 2021 she participated in the Saluzzo Opera Academy ,Italy, in which she performed the role of “Susanna” in the opera “Le Nozze di Figaro”, Mozart
In the years 2020/2021 the American-Israeli Cultural Foundational has awarded Rania a scholarship for Classical Vocal Performance Soprano.
Throughout Easter 2021, Rania has participated in number of concerts in which she worked with the Jerusalem Symphonic Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Nizar Elkhater. She has also performed in the musical dance event “Public Parking” as a part of the Israel Festival program
Rania is a member of the chamber choir of the academy conducted by Prof. Stanley Sperber. Within the choir she has worked with multiple conductors including Marin Alsop, Dan Ettinger and maestro Zubin Mehta. She also performed as a soloist within the choir in the country and abroad.