Matthias Manasi is currently serving as Music Director of the Nickel City Opera in Buffalo, USA and regularly appears at major concert venues such as Musikverein Wien, Tonhalle Zürich, Auditorium Conciliazione Rome and Berliner Philharmonie.

His future opera productions with the Nickel City Opera in Buffalo will be Verdi's La Traviata and Mozart's Don Giovanni. Highlights for the 2018 / 2019 season is an opera production of Boito's Mefistofele and a Wagner-Gala-Concert at the Opera Craiova. Concert highlights include performances with Orquestra Sinfonica do Teatro Nacional Claudio Santoro and Symphony Orchestra Rio Grande do Norte in Brazil, the Orchestra Nationala Radio in Bucharest, the Orchestra Sinfonica di Sanremo in Italy, Orquestra Filarmonica das Beiras in Portugal, the Vantaa Symphony Orchestra in Helsinki and the Symphony Orchestra of Rio Grande do Norte (Brazil).