Matthew Polenzani
Matthew Polenzani
Matthew Polenzani
Matthew Polenzani
Photos: Sim Cannety-Clarke
In the recording studio

“Polenzani [has a] fresh, straightforward approach to text, pure, open vowels, long-breathed phrases and sheer sweetness of timbre.”
Opera News

“Polenzani ... boasts a wonderfully fresh and robust voice, with clarion top notes and a gift for sweet phrasing ...”
The San Francisco Chronicle

“... Matthew Polenzani ... sang with the tonal beauty, firm heft
and unfettered projection of a born Mozartean.” — Opera News

Video and Recordings

“American tenor Matthew Polenzani
has perhaps the finest tenor voice
of his generation, and he sang with
aristocratic elegance and potency ...”
                    Boston Phoenix

Photo: Sim Cannety-Clarke   


Che gelida manina...O soave fanciulla, with Soprano Maria Agresta, from La boheme, Teatro La Fenice, Concerto Capodanno 2015
[ watch on YouTube ]

“Quando le sere al placido,” from Luisa Miller, Teatro La Fenice, Concerto Capodanno 2015
[ watch on YouTube ]

Interview with Chicago Tonight (WTTW)
[ watch on WTTW ]

“Una furtiva lagrima”, from L'elisir d'amore, Metropolitan Opera, 2012
[ watch on YouTube ]

Capuleti e i Montecchi, Opéra National de Paris, 2008, with Joyce DiDonato
[ watch on YouTube ]

Haydn’s “Mit Würd und Hoheit angetan”, Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
[ watch on YouTube ]

“Danny Boy” from the Verbier Festival
[ watch on YouTube ]

More YouTube videos:
~ The Magic Flute: Nathan Gunn, Matthew Polenzani
~ The Magic Flute: Tamino vs Serpent

Represented by:
Gianluca Macheda, Associate Director, IMG Artists: General Management

© Matthew Polenzani