Born in Naples, Massimo Giordano has been acclaimed at most of the leading opera houses in the world, such as the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Paris Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Vienna State Opera, Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Rome Opera, Metropolitan Opera, Zürich Opera House, Teatro alla Scala in Milan, and Bavarian State Opera in Munich.
Giordano studied flute and voice at the Conservatorio G. Tartini in Trieste, completing his vocal studies under Cecilia Fusco.
After winning numerous vocal competitions, Giordano made his professional debut in 1997 as the title role in Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito in Spoleto. In 2001, he debuted at the Teatro alla Scala in Verdi’s Il Giorno di Regno and at the Salzburg Festival as Fenton in Falstaff.
In 2021 he made a Bolshoi Theatre debut as Cavaradossi in Tosca.