Tal Ganor

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Tal Ganor


Soprano Tal Ganor is a former member of the Israeli Opera's Meitar
Opera Studio, where she appeared as Monica in The Medium (Menotti), Pamina and Papagena in Die Zauberflöte, Gretel in Hänsel und Gretel. At the Israeli Opera she performed the apparitions in Macbeth (Verdi) and Papagena in the community production of Die Zauberflöte.
Most recently Tal was invited to participate in the Académie du Festival d’Aix-en-Provence where she covered several roles in the new production of Francesco Cavalli's Erismena directed by Jean Bellorini and conducted by Leonardo García Alarcón.

Roles for the 2017/18 season include Rad and Acqua in Il Diluvio Universale (Flavetti) with Ensemble Phoenix, Dido in Dido & Aeneas at the Israeli Opera, Händel’s Messiah with the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Nicholas McGegan.
Recent highlights include, Barbarina in Le Nozze di Figaro with the Haifa Symphony Orchestra and a new opera for children by Yoni Rechter with the Israel Philharmonic.

Among other roles she appeared as Amore in Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck), Dejanira in La Lotta d’Ercole con Acheloo (Steffani), Drusilla and Amore in L’Incoronazione di Poppea, all at the Festival della Valle d’Itria in Martina Franca, Adina in L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti) at Opera in Williamsburg, Belinda in Dido & Aeneas (Purcell) at Abu Gosh Festival, Despina in Così fan Tutte (Mozart) at the Buchmann- Mehta School of music.

Her concert performances include the soprano roles in Gloria RV589 (Vivaldi) and Dixit Dominus (Händel) with Barrocade ensemble, Membra Jesu Nostri (Buxtehude) and Ismaele in Agar et Ismaele (Scarlatti) with the Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra and Benedictus Dominus in Re (Fago) at the Festival della Valle d’Itria.

Ms. Ganor has worked with conductors such as Leonardo García Alarcón, Sergio Alapont, Daniel Cohen, Antonio Greco, Matthew Halls, Emmanuel, Andres Mustonen, Paul Nadler, Sesto Quatrini, David Sebba, David Shemer, Yishai Steckler and Noam Zur.
Stage directors and choreographers she has worked with include Gianmaria Aliverta, Carlos Conde, Juliette Deschamps, Daniel Ehrlich, Niv Hoffman, Nikos Lagousakos, Riccardo Olivier, Benedetto Sicca and Shirit Lee Weiss.

Born in Tel Aviv, Ms. Ganor graduated the Buchmann-Mehta School of music in Tel Aviv University. She attended the Belcanto Academy Rodolfo Celletti in Martina Franca in 2014-2015 and the IVAI opera programs in Virginia and in Tel Aviv.
Awards include 1st prize at the 2011 Buchmann-Mehta vocal competition and the 2012 Aviv Competitions (Prize for Voice and Audience Choice Prize).
She has been awarded scholarships by the America-Israel Cultural Foundation, the Israeli Vocal Arts Institute, the Martina Franca Rotary Club.