Meet The People Behind the Mics!

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Maiko Button — Musical Director

Alto

Hometown: Kyoto, Japan / Long Sault Ontario

Year and major: Third year Music Education - Jazz Voice

What’s your go-to 2000s track: This Love - Maroon 5

Most unpopular opinion: you should go vegan

Describe TX in one word: home

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Jaeden Duarte — President

Bass

Hometown: Ajax, ON

Year and major: U2 Economics

Go-to 2000s track: Beautiful Girl by Sean Kingston

Most unpopular opinion: God isn’t Real

Describe TX in one word: Wild

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Maddy Dorion

Alto

Hometown: Victoria, BC

Year and major: U0 Arts, Anthropology!

Go-to 2000s track: Beautiful Girls by Sean Kingston 

Most unpopular opinion: ‘How you remind me’ by Nickelback is a jam.

Describe TX in one word: Zealous

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Nic Belluk — VP Media

Tenor

Hometown: Bowen Island, BC

Year and major: Second year with a double major in International Development and Middle Eastern Studies

Go-to 2000s track: Love Story by Taylor Swift

Most unpopular opinion: running shoes should not be worn outside working out, ever.

Describe TX in one word: belligerent.

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Auriane de Buchet

Soprano

Hometown: born in Paris, raised in Miami

Year and major: 2nd year Strategic Management major + minor in poli sci 

Go-to 2000s track:Kiss Me Thru the Phone by Soulja Boy 

Most unpopular opinion: Wyoming is a cool ass state 

Describe TX in one word: luminous

Oliver Cadrain

Tenor

Hometown: Berwick, Nova Scotia (bud!)

Year and major: 1st year Civil Engineering 

Go-to 2000s track: Teenagers by My Chemical Romance 

Most unpopular opinion: The Star Wars prequels are better than the sequels

Describe TX in one word: incomparable

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Olivia Di Poi

Alto

Hometown: Buenos Aires // West Hartford, CT

Year and Major: 4th year major in Psychology, with minors in Behavioural Science and World Cinemas

Go-to 2000s track: Sexyback by JT

Hot Take: Stranger Things Season 2 was better than Season 1

TX in one word: extra

Trevor Donovan

Baritone

Hometown: Arlington, Massachusetts

Year and major: 1st year, International Development and Economics

Go-to 2000s track: Anything by the Black Eyed Peas

Unpopular opinion: (good) country music is the best music

One word for TX: shenanigans

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Nicole Luongo — VP External

Mezzo

Hometown: Madison, CT

Year and Major: Second Year with a double major in International Development and English Literature with a minor in Hispanic Studies

Go-to 2000s track: Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado and Timbaland

Give us your hottest take: “I just don’t get the hype around strawberries”

TX in one word? hot.

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Nikhil Jebesh

Beats

Hometown: Dubai, UAE

Year and Major: First year and Computer Engineering

Go to 2000 track: Party in the USA

Unpopular Opinion: Winter is amazing

TX in one word: Finest

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Alina Jalink

Soprano

Hometown: Yokohama, Japan, but I’m half American and half Dutch

Year and major: First year U1 English Literature major with a minor in Music 🙂

What’s your go-to 2000s track: Get Back by Demi Lovato

Give us your hottest take: UK-produced Cadbury chocolate is the best chocolate

Describe TX in one word: Dedicated

Roger Hsu — VP Tech

Bass

Hometown: Taipei, Taiwan (where even is that 😂it’s ok if you don’t know)

Year and major: 2nd year Psychology minoring in Cognitive science 

What’s your go-to 2000s track: Listen - Beyoncé 

Give us your most unpopular opinion: Religion is the most unnecessary human creation

Describe TX in one word: WHACK

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Misha Makarious — VP Internal

Mezzo

Hometown: New Cairo, Egypt

Year and major: 2nd year Economics and International Development

What’s your go-to 2000s track: Anything Disney/ Old Taylor Swift

Give us your most unpopular opinion: Apples shouldn’t exist

Describe TX in one word: home!

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Silas Chappell

Tenor

Hometown: Yarmouth, ME

Year and Major: First year with a potential major in biology, we’ll see how far I get in sciences though 😬

Go-To 2000’s track: Smack that by Akon and Eminem

Give us your hottest take: Flats are better better than legs in the wings world

TX in one word: sporadic

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Nikoo Sarraf — VP Finance

Soprano

Hometown: Clarksville, MD

Year and major: Second year, majoring in Computer Science and minoring in Hispanic Studies 

What’s your go-to 2000s track: Glamorous by Fergie ft Ludacris

Give us your most unpopular opinion: I hate caffeine 

Describe TX in one word: Family

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Matthew Scott

Baritone

Hometown: Montreal 

Year and Major: U2 Physics and Math

Go-to 2000 track: I was only reading back then, Harry Potter 

Most unpopular opinion: all-male or all-female a cappella sounds better than mixed gender a cappella!

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Sydney Stevenson

Mezzo

Hometown: Aurora, Ontario (“just outside of Toronto”) What voice part are you: Mezzo !!💕

Year and major: Second year majoring in political science and international development with a minor in environment

What’s your go-to 2000s track: Where is the Love by the Black Eyed Peas - so hype👏🏻

Give us your most unpopular opinion: I love a really snowy winter 

TX in one word: majestic

 
 

Alumni

Sopranos & Mezzos
Emma Rose ‘18, Carol Mak ‘17, Nicole Arrage ‘17, Bella Mello ‘17, Grace Wiebe ‘16, Militza Boljevic ‘16, Giulietta Fiore ‘15, Sarah Klein ‘15, Chelsea Wellman ‘14, Renee Drezner ‘13, Kate Schauer ‘12, Talya Rozenburg ‘12, Renee Masse ‘12, Monique Evans ‘12, Sarah Penny ‘11, Caroline Calaway ‘11, Klea Armstrong, Bonnie de Bruijn, Dominique Pipher, Meg Snell, Katie Schaan, Karen Schlatter, Gabrielle Ravioli, Ellen Hong, Anna Hubbard, Mabel Fulford, Chloe Ellington

Altos
Aubreylyn Zazyczny ‘18, Mimi Klein ‘17, Wendy Yushi Wang ‘17, Tanja Nachtigall ‘15, Molly O’Rourke-Friel ‘15, Eleanore Catenaro ‘14, Hanna Strub ‘11, Xiaoyang Luo ‘11, Jessica Krohner ‘10, Maya Foley ‘10, Susan Krashinsky, Hadiya Roderique, Erica Tso, Sahra Ucar, Kira Costanza, Rosemary Froehlich, Anita Hibbert, Sam Rosenfield, Liza Hoos, Zoe Speed, Kate Whysner, Laila Matar, Mariel Capanna

Tenor
Ed Allore ‘18, Ian Richardson ‘17, Logan Hall ‘16, Olivier Benoît ‘16, Kevin Ah-Sen ‘14, Isabella Mancini ‘13, Sean Hardin ‘13, Daniel Alacoque ‘12, JJ Kauffman ‘10, Ben Maimin ‘10, Brody Brown, Justin Kisch, Mike Libis, Mike Moffat, Micah Shapiro, Josh Ivany, Grant Minkhorst, Seth Clohosey, Matthew Lee

Baritones, Basses & Beats
Omar El-Sharawy ‘18, Hunter Lyons ‘17, Dushan Tripp ‘17, Wes Dunham ‘17, Sebastien Brousse ‘16, Christopher Stevens-Brown ‘15, Alex Gershanov ‘15, Ted Littlemore ‘13, Greg Link ‘13, Mike Garrison ‘13, Lucas Kruitwagen ‘12, Alex Aippersbach ‘11, Joel Burford ‘10, Jake Kuster, Sacha Medine, Khanh Nguyen, Kurt Sampson, Stuart Wershof, Anton Lim, Marco Taucer, Johnny Coull, Vincent Berardinucci, Jonathan Kanevsky, Walter Woodard