Kayleigh Bennett is a Boston based mezzo-soprano vocalist and voice/piano teacher. She received her Masters in Vocal Performance with a concentration in opera at New England Conservatory, where she studied with Jane Eaglen. She received her Vocal Music Education and Music Performance majors from Moravian University, where she studied with Megan Durham and Suzanne Kompass. She was selected for and performed with the Up North Vocal Institute in 2019. In the 2021/2022 season she performed the role of Lena in the Serbian opera Svadba and The Spirit in Dido and Aeneas at New England Conservatory of Music. She is currently the alto section leader and soloist with St. Cecilia's of Boston.
Kayleigh has taught dozens of students over her five years of private lesson teaching in both Pennsylvania and Massachusetts. While she studied classical music, she also has a passion for musical theater and modern music. Her students have gone on to record albums, earn spots in select choirs, become leads of musicals, and get into college for music based careers. Kayleigh teaches to encourage an enduring passion in music, whether as a hobby or career. She uses academically proven techniques while engaging in what the students find interesting. Her goal is for every student to find success and improve in a welcoming, fun environment.