Biography

Matthew trained at the Royal College of Music studying with Russell Smythe and latterly, Dinah Harris. Matt received a Master in Performance Degree, with distinction, as well as a first class Bachelor of Music Degree, with honours, during his time at the RCM. He continues his studies with Janice Chapman.

Operatic performances include Cadmus & Somnus Semele (London Early Opera), Il Sonno Arianna in Creta & Licaone Giove in Argo (Royal College of Music International Opera School & London Handel Festival), Wilfred The Yeomen of the Guard (Portsmouth Guildhall), Calmon The Little Green Swallow (British Youth Opera), Sarastro Die Zauberflöte (RCMIOS), Superintendent Budd Albert Herring (RCMIOS), Death Savitri (British Youth Opera), Figaro Le Nozze di Figaro (MidWales Opera YAP) and Mars/John Styx Orpheus in the Underworld (Opera Danube).

Solo concert performances include Raphael & Adam The Creation (Guildford Cathedral), Mozart: Requiem (St.Martin-in-the-Fields), Beethoven: Mass in C (St. John’s, Smith Square), Beethoven: Symphony no.9 (Portsmouth University), Christus St.Matthew Passion (Highgate), Fauré Requiem (Temple Church) & Brahms German Requiem (St.Martin-in-the-Fields).

Future engagements include Mozart’s Requiem and Solemn Vespers with the Brandenburg Choral Festival at St.Martin-in-the-Fields. In the summer of 2016, Matt will join Garsington Opera as an Alvarez Young Artist covering the role of Haly in Rossini’s L’italiana in Algeri.

Matthew is represented by Helen Sykes Artists' Management.