Concentrators

Dan DavisDan DavisDan Davis ’19 is a MEME and Biology dual concentrator from Hummelstown, Pennsylvania. He is active in several musical groups around the Providence community as a guitarist and multi-instrumentalist, and has spent time working in professional studios in Nashville, TN and Harrisburg, PA. In addition to audio engineering and post-production, Dan also has interests in electronic music composition, interactive audiovisual installations, and hardware and software development for audio applications. In the future, Dan hopes to continue working with sound.

Seamus FlynnSeamus FlynnSeamus Hubbard Flynn (class of 2021) grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota, and studies music with a special focus on contemporary classical composition. While at Brown, Seamus has studied composition with Eric Nathan, Wang Lu and Shawn Jaeger, and is on the board of Brown's student composer organization, Fermata. Seamus also plays piano and flute, and avidly explores Brown's open curriculum outside music. https://soundcloud.com/user-93541785

Max FriedmanMax FriedmanMax Friedman is a composer, trumpet player, and music concentrator from Memphis, TN. His music has been performed by ensembles such as the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, the Minnesota Sinfonia, Luna Nova New Music Ensemble, Ensemble Dal Niente, and International Contemporary Ensemble. Max enjoys planning, programming, and bringing to life solo and chamber ensemble concerts featuring new and student-composed music through collaboration with fellow composers and performers. http://www.mfriedmanmusic.me

Julian Gau: (Upside-down by request of the author)Julian Gau: (Upside-down by request of the author)Julian Gau is perhaps from New Jersey or Connecticut. His musical adventures include conducting orchestras, playing the cello, and occasionally composing whatever may come to mind. In his free time, he moonlights as a math concentrator, reads old books, and watches cartoons of various genres. In the near future, Julian would like to eat an île flottante, some crème brûlée, several macarons, a madeleine with lime-flower tea, or waffles.

Xiaoyu HuangXiaoyu HuangXiaoyu Huang is a sophomore from Canada concentrating in Economics, English, and Music. A pianist and occasional conductor, arranger, and composer, he has extensive experience in collaborative music. Areas of especial interest include Beethoven's fortepiano sonatas, Chopin, Mahler, and the intersection of music and literature. He is also the Vice President of Development of Pansophy Education Institute, a tutoring and academic/immigration consulting boutique in the Greater Vancouver area. https://www.linkedin.com/in/xiaoyu-huang-pansophy

Flannery McIntyreFlannery McIntyreFlannery McIntyre ’19 is a triple-concentrator in Music Theory/History/Composition, Classical Archaeology, and Medieval Cultures. She started playing the harp when she was 11, and continues to study harp at Brown through AMP.  She has played with various departmental and student groups at Brown, and is currently Co-Chair of Brown Opera Productions. Besides the harp, she is also interested in early music, opera, and gender in music.

Alex ScheffelAlex ScheffelAlex Scheffel '19 is a Music Theory/History/Composition and International Relations concentrator. As an undergraduate violist, Alex has performed with the Brown University Orchestra, Humboldts Studentischer Philharmonie in Berlin, Fermata, various chamber groups, and the new student-organized chamber orchestra. His interests include music performance, anime, Dungeons and Dragons, and world affairs. Above all else, Alex strives to connect with others and spread smiles.

Rishi WagleRishi WagleRishi Wagle (Class of 2020) is a MEME and Computer Science double concentrator at Brown originally from Bettendorf, IA. He is a vocal tenor of many styles as well as a classical/collaborative pianist and violinist. Outside of classes, he is an RPL, he is the Chair/Technical Advisor to the Alumnae Hall Advisory Board (AHAB), he is on the Musical Forum production board, and he is the music director of Brown Barsaat a cappella. He also is very active in Brown's theatre community in many capacities.

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