About Allyssa Kemp
High Lyric Mezzo-soprano Allyssa Kemp is an avid performer in the Austin community, spending this last performance season with Inversion Ensemble, Austin Opera, Ars Longa Ensemble and One Ounce Opera.
Prior to moving to Texas, she has also been seen on stages throughout Florida and Michigan since 2012 and was teaching privately in the Ann Arbor area.
Allyssa shares an equal passion of performing with music education, becoming proficient in vocal, choral, and piano pedagogy. During her undergraduate studies, Allyssa was an active member of her American Choral Directors Association student chapter, where she served as Treasurer and Vice President and was also Music Director of Sigma Alpha Iota, Eta Pi Chapter.
Allyssa believes that lessons should be educational AND fun and strives to teach her students not just skills to be better musicians, but to inspire others with their love of music.
Allyssa holds a BM in voice from Stetson University and a MM in voice from the University of Michigan.