Awards

2011 — III prize at the International Lyric Contest Deiva Marina.
2012 — I prize at the IV International Contest Alfredo Giacomotti.

				
Маттео Липпи

Biography

Was born in 1984 in Genova.
In 2006 he started to study bel canto with the mezzosoprano Laura Bulian and music theory and solfege under the teaching of Dennis Ippolito. He continued his training taking part in several concerts and working with Teatro Alfa of Torino between 2007 and 2008, where he sang the roles of Herzog in Una notte a Venezia by J. Strauss, Falke in Il Pipistrello and Diavolo in Fra Diavolo by Auber. He continued his studies in vocal technique with the soprano Maria Romano.

In 2010 he completed his residency at the Alfa Theater in Torino and began to participate in various international singing competitions obtaining excellent results. He won the first prize in the That’s Opera Talent competition sponsored by the Puccini Torre del Lago Festival.
In the same year, he was a finalist in the 4th Annual Magda Olivero International Singing Competition in Milan.

In April 2011 he took part in the Katia Ricciarelli’s masterclass in Piombino. In December of the same year he participated in the New Year’s Lyric Concert of Teatro Comunale L. Pavarotti of Modena, together with the Torre del Lago Puccini’s Orchestra.

In 2013 he played Don Basilio/Curzio in Le Nozze di Figaro both at Teatro Comunale of Piacenza and at Teatro Comunale L. Pavarotti of Modena. The same year Mr. Lippi won the Toti dal Monte contest, thanks to which thanks to which he has obtained the role of Rodolfo in Puccini’s La Bohéme for seven recitals at the Teatro Comunale Mario Del Monaco di Treviso, Teatro Comunale of Ferrara, Teatro Pergolesi of Jesi and Teatro dell’Aquila of Fermo.

In 2014 he debuted at the Bolshoi Theatre as Rodolfo.

Since 2011 is studying with the famous soprano Mirella Freni at the Cubec, Accademia di belcanto in Modena.