Matteo Lippi

Matteo Lippi

Matteo Lippi has studied with Mirella Freni

Tenor Matteo Lippi was born in Genoa in 1984, received his vocal training from mezzosoprano Laura Bulian and began to appear at Teatro Alfa in Turin in 2007, singing Herzog in Eine Nacht a Venedig by Johann Strauss II, Falke in Die Fledermaus and the title role in Auber’s Fra Diavolo.

He also continued his training by attending several masterclasses. In 2011 he won a scholarship to attend the CUBEC-Accademia di Belcanto in Modena and began working with Mirella Freni, his current coach. In 2013 he won the Toti dal Monte competition and made his debut as Rodolfo in La bohème at the Theatres of Treviso, Ferrara, Jesi and Fermo. In 2014 he appeared in two major new productions of La Bohème, at Teatro La Fenice (10 performances starring alongside Carmen Gianattasio) and at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. His recent and future engagements include his debut as Alfredo in La Traviata at La Fenice, his return to the Bolshoi, again as Rodolfo in La bohème, a role he is also to sing at the San Carlo in Naples, at the Terme di Caracalla for the Rome Opera summer season, and in Brescia and Reggio Emilia, Athens and Cagliari. He will sing Alfredo again at La Fenice and in the courtyard at Palazzo Pitti for Florence Opera summer season, Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly with the Glyndebourne tour, Rodolfo in La bohème at the Welsh National Opera in Cardiff, at La Fenice and in Florence, Ruggero in La rondine at Holland Park in London and La Traviata in Oslo.

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