Paolo Antognetti is born in La Spezia, he studied trumpet with Maestro Luca at the Conservatory "G. Puccini" in Marzana graduating with honors. After he began his vocal studies with Ms. Giovanna Canetti, perfectioning with Maestro William Matteuzzi and later with Mrs. Florence Marchiori.
He collaborated with various istitutions: Festival Puccini of Torre del Lago, Orchestra Verdi di Milano, Teatro Coccia di Novara, Festival Mascagni in Livorno, Teatro Grande di Brescia, Orchestra Filarmonica Veneta, Teatro Comunale di Modena, Festival Donizetti di Bergamo, International Opera Theatre of Philadelphia.
He debuted the main roles of the works: The Coronation of Poppea
, I Pagliacci
(Harlequin), Don Giovanni
, The Capulets and Montagues
, Il Barbiere di Siviglia
, L'Elisir d'Amore
, Don Pasquale