Sivan Keren was born in Israel. She began her music path playing flute and performing a graduation recital (1999-2009). She started her vocal studies in 2012 with Professor Tamar Rachum, and continued to the Bachelor and Master’s degree in Prof. Rachum’s class in Buchmann-Mehta School of Music, Tel Aviv University (2013-2019).
Sivan Keren sang various operatic and oratorio roles, including: Sister Cathrine from Dead man walking (2019), Dama Disincantata from La liberazione di Ruggiero dall’isola d’Alcina (2019), Clorinda from La Cenerentola (2019), Gianetta from L’elisier D’amore (2019), Elettra from Idomeneo (2019), Laetitia from The Old Maid and the Thief (2019), Monica from The Medium (2019), Rosalinde from Die Fledermaus (2018), Contessa Almaviva from Le Nozze di Figaro (2018), Erste Dame from Die Zauberflöte (2018), Soprano solo from Faure Requiem (2018), Cleopatra from Giulio Cesare in Egitto (2017), Soprano solo from For the Fallen/Elgar (2017), Irina from Albert/Zorman– world premiere (2017), Marzelline from Fidelio (2017), Soprano solo from Mendelssohn Psalms 42 (2016) and many more. She also sang and sings lots of Lieder and Contemporary classical music. Sivan sang with The Israel Sinfonietta Beer Sheva Orchestra (2018), The Israel Netanya Kibbutz Orchestra (2018) and the BMSM Symphony Orchestra (2016).
Sivan Keren won the first prize in the Aviv competitions by America Israel Cultural Foundation 2018: both Main prize and Israeli vocal composition prize. She also won the 3rd prize in Buchmann-Mehta’s school vocal competition (2017 and 2018). Sivan won excellence scholarships every year of her studies (2013-2019). She was also a Semi-finalist of “Riccardo Zandonai Concorso lirico” in Italy (2018), and Semi-finalist of “Hilde Zadek Voice Comopetition” in Vienna, Austria (2019).
Nowadays Sivan Keren is a member of Meitar Opera Studio, The Israeli Opera for the seasons of 2019-2021.