Paolo Ciavarelli, born in Rome, begins to study music at an early age in the choir of Schola Pueri Cantores della Cappella Musicale Pontificia taking part to several concerts and recordings. In 2011 begins his vocal studies with Carlo Napoletani.
He took part to masterclasses with Francesca Patanè e Marco Chingari, Giorgio Gatti, Giorgio Sangati, Cesare Scarton, Bernadette Manca di Nissa, Alberto Rinaldi, Luca Canonici, Alfonso Antoniozzi, Vivica Genaux, Amelia Felle, Claudio Desderi, Edda Moser, Enza Ferrari, Raffaele Cortesi.
Now he studies with Angelo Inglese and Stephen Kramer.
In 2014, with the International Opera Studio, he debuts as Conte d'Almaviva in Le nozze di Figaro at Palazzo Chigi in Formello.
In 2015 for the project "Magia dell'Opera", with the Cultural Association Tito Gobbi, he is Escamillo in Carmen.
In 2016 he is Dandini in La cenerentola at Teatro Brancaccio in Rome, at Flavio Vespasiano in Rieti, in Terni, at Teatro Torlonia in Rome and at Palazzo Chigi in Formello. In September 2016 he won the Spoleto Competition for Young Opera Singers and took part to two productions: the role of Morano in the intermezzi Rosicca e Morano by Francesco Feo at Teatro Lirico Sperimentale A.Belli in Spoleto; Renato in Un ballo in maschera conducted by Marco Angius and directed by Stefano Monti in Spoleto, Assisi and Orvieto.
In 2017 with the Teatro Lirico Sperimentale A. Belli of Spoleto he performs: Mahagonny Songspiel by K. Weill (Bobby), L’impresario delle Canarie (Nibbio) by Domenico Sarri and Carmen.
In October he took part to the International Singing Competition in Alcamo being awarded with the prize Ettore Bastianini as best baritone voice.
In 2018 he performs in La traviata (Barone) in Trieste and Pordenone, and in Spoleto singing the roles of Barone and Giorgio Germont; Il castello incantato by Marco Taralli in Trieste and Modena.
In 2019 he debuts Figaro in Il barbiere di Siviglia in Spoleto, Assisi, Città di Castello, Perugia; he is in Trieste for the revival of Il castello incantato; La prova di un'opera seria in Trapani.