Ruben SEROUSSI (* 1959)
Composer and guitarist, born in Montevideo, Uruguay and settled in Israel in 1974, where he completed his studies under Leon Schidlowsky at Tel Aviv University.
His works for various musical formations have been performed in Israel by the best performers and orchestras, and are frequently performed abroad by well-known ensembles, such as the Ensemble Modern, Ensemble Oriol, New Juilliard Ensemble, Cuarteto Latinoamericano, Continuum New York, Moscow Studio for New Music and ensemble mosaik, among others.
A CD of some of his chambers works performed by Meitar Ensemble was released in 2017 by the German label NEOS.
In addition, Seroussi is an active concert guitarist who plays as a recitalist, in chamber formations and as a soloist in Israel and abroad. He has also recorded for labels such as Nuova Era and Meridian Records. Ruben Seroussi is Head of Composition Studies at the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music, Tel-Aviv University.