Mozart’s ‘Idomeneo’ at the Metropolitan Opera

Matthew Polenzani stars at the Metropolitan Opera in the title role of Idomeneo, a role for which he has been lauded for his “magnificent tenor voice” (Express). This classic production by Jean–Pierre Ponnelle will be conducted by the beloved Music Director Emeritus of the Metropolitan Opera, James {...}

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2017 International Opera Awards – Nomination

Matthew Polenzani has been nominated for a 2017 International Opera Award in the Male Singer category. Winners will be announced on May 7 at a Gala Ceremony, hosted at the London Coliseum in partnership with BBC Radio 3. Follow the link for a complete list of categories & nominees: operaawards.org Book {...}

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Chicago Voice’s Gala Concert

Matthew Polenzani will perform as part of the Chicago Voices Gala at Lyric Opera of Chicago on February 4. This extraordinary evening of vocal artistry will feature performances and musical collaborations with a star-studded roster of artists including Renée Fleming, Shemekia Copeland, The Handsome {...}

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Bizet: Les Pêcheurs de perles on Blu-ray & DVD from The Metropolitan Opera

Matthew Polenzani’s “poignently believable” (The New York Times) performance as Nadir in a new Metropolitan Opera production of Bizet’s Les Pêcheurs de perles can now be enjoyed on a new Met Opera / Erato Blu-ray & DVD release, available for pre-order immediately & for {...}

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