The tenor Göran Eliasson studied at the Swedish University College of Opera in Stockholm and made his operatic début in Hemsöborna at Folkoperan Stockholm 1994.
Among his performed roles are Albert in The Makropulos Affair, Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni, Jaquino in Fidelio, Macheath in Weill’s Die Dreigroschenoper, Alva in Lulu, Tamino in Die Zauberflöte, Andrej in Mussorgsky’s Khovanshchina, Lidner in Larsson Gothe’s Poet and Prophetess, Fenton in Falstaff, Cassio in Otello, and Loge in Das Rheingold at Oper Frankfurt, the Royal Swedish Opera, Oper Köln, Aix-en-Provence, Norrlandsoperan, Malmö Opera, Folkoperan, Drottningholm Court Theatre, and at GöteborgsOperan.
Göran Eliasson has performed under the batons of conductors including Sir Simon Rattle, Adam Fischer, Alan Gilbert, Vladimir Jurowski and Antonio Pappano.
Göran can be heard on CD in Mozart’s Idomeneo, Schnittke’s Symphony no. 2 and Johann Gottlieb Naumann’s work Gustav Wasa. The summer 2012 Göran Eliasson had a great success as Male Chorus in Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia at Vattnäs Concert Barn.