Kacey Velazquez is a seasoned vocal coach, songwriter, and recording artist from New York City. Kacey has been involved in the arts her whole life, getting her start in musical theatre. When she was just thirteen years old, she began songwriting, recording, and performing her original music at acclaimed venues in New York City including The Bitter End, 54 Below, The Cutting Room, The Astor Room, and the St. George Theatre.
In addition to 10+ years of professional private voice instruction in New York City, Kacey studied classical, musical theater, and gospel music at esteemed LaGuardia High School (The Fame School) in Manhattan. She also completed songwriting and music business intensives at NYU Steinhardt and NYU Tisch. Kacey went on to study pop, R&B, and soul at Berklee College of Music, and graduated with a degree in Music Business.
Kacey moved to Nashville in 2017 and worked in various areas of the music industry including marketing, A&R, publishing, and artist management at companies including Big Machine Label Group and BMG. Throughout her time in Nashville, she wrote and collaborated on hundreds of songs and performed at renowned local venues including The Listening Room and The High Watt.
Kacey is also a successful recording artist (see Kacey V), having released music that has amassed thousands of streams across all platforms and garnered praise from fans to industry veterans alike.
Kacey has been a vocal coach for years, working with singers of all ages from beginners to professionals in the music industry. In 2018, Kacey completed New York Vocal Coaching’s Voice Teacher Training & Certification. She continues to collaborate on projects with NYVC founder Justin Stoney and serve the singing community around the world.