Mr. Polenzani has a ringing,
clarion lyric tenor that he
can push to heroic
heights ...

New York Sun

Tenor Matthew Polenzani is one of the most gifted and distinguished lyric tenors of his generation. His elegant musicianship, innate sense of style and dramatic commitment find him at virtually every leading operatic, concert and recital venue in the world.

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Streaming of La Bohème from Teatro Massimo

Teatro MAssimo will showcase a production of “La Bohème” on April 20. The opera is conducted by Daniel Oren and stars Valeria Sepe, Matthew Polenzani, Vincenzo Taormina, and Jessica Nuccio. Watch it now via their website.

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The Met Opera livestreams an all-star At-Home Gala

The Metropolitan Opera announced plans today to livestream an At-Home Gala on Saturday, April 25, at 1pm EDT, featuring performances by many of the company’s most prominent artists, live from their own quarantines around the world. Hosted by General Manager Peter Gelb in New York City and Music {...}

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Upcoming Performances


Greek National Opera
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La Traviata

Teatro Real de Madrid
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Les Contes d’Hoffmann

The Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY
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The Lincoln Center: Spotlight On...Matthew Polenzani

Tenor Matthew Polenzani sat down with us to chat about growing up in Chicago, his early music influences and one important meeting that forever changed the course of his career, steering him away from the classroom and toward the Metropolitan Opera stage.

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