Allyson Bennett is an American soprano studying under Jane Eaglen at the New England Conservatory pursuing a Master of Music degree in Opera Performance. Allyson's passion lies in performing strong operatic roles; most recently she appeared as Mimì in Puccini's La Bohème and Valletto in Monteverdi's L’incoronazione di Poppea with NEC’s undergraduate opera studio alongside additional opera scenes credits.
Allyson participated in competitions and won awards including the 1st place prize for Classical Vocal Performance in the Pottstown Rotary Performing Arts Scholarship Competition and 1st place prize for Rising Talents of Americas with the Greater Composers Competition International. She was also placed as Runner-Up for Best Schumann piece and Second Runner-Up for Artist of the Year 2017 with the Greater Composers Competition International.
Outside of operatic appearances Allyson is an active recitalist. She was a featured soloist in many concerts, most recently performing Dvořák's "Song to the Moon" with the New England Conservatory Symphonic Winds and performing Ian Wiese's new work (2019) "Aus Liebe".
An avid lover of the many genres of classical vocal music, her repertoire expands from the Baroque to present day compositions. If you would like to know more information on Allyson's performance credits, please see "Resume" in the website menu above.
Recently, Allyson has earned her Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance and a Liberal Arts minor in German studies from New England Conservatory. She is eager to continue her artistic growth in Boston and cannot wait to share with you what lies in store ahead.