Daynah Charlow is a junior Music Education major at Middle Tennessee State University. She grew up in The Bahamas and moved to Knoxville Tennessee her junior year of high school, were she attended Bearden High School. During her last year of high school, she participated in All East Tennessee Red Band, and Knox County Honor Band. Daynah currently plays in the MTSU Symphonic Band and acts as Assistant Flute Section Leader of the Band of Blue.
Allison Cooper is a junior Music Industry and Audio Production double major. She graduated Cum Laude from Colerain High School in Cincinnati, Ohio. Allison has been playing the flute for 10 years and has participated in OMEA Honors Band, Ohio University Honors Band, and many solo competitions. She is one of the founding members of the MTSU Chinese Music Ensemble, playing the bamboo flute. Allison also currently plays in the university Symphonic Band and Flute Choir.
Becca Luther is an Exercise Science major minoring in music. She has been playing flute since 6th grade. Becca graduated from with distinction from Blackman High School in Murfreesboro, TN. She studied with Kerry Shaffer her sophomore and junior year of high school, and studied with Rebecca Murphy her senior year of high school. Currently, she is studying with Deanna Little. Becca was in the Mid-State Band her junior and senior year of high school. She also went to Europe with the Tennessee Ambassadors of Music the summer before her junior year of high school, and wishes to return in the near future. Her senior year she was lucky enough to make the All-State Band. Becca is currently playing in MTSU’s Symphonic Band, as well as Flute Choir.
Jane Adele (Janadel) Scott is from Lawrenceburg, Tennessee and graduated from Lawrence County High School in 2011. There she played flute and piccolo in her school marching band, the Big Gold Machine, and was section leader her senior year. She studied general subjects and private instruction flute with Sarah Beth Hanson at the University of Tennessee at Martin for one year. Afterward she attended Columbia State Community College where she received her associate degree of fine arts with an emphasis in music. She has studied flute with Rebecca Murphy on and off for the past five years, both in private lessons and now in private instruction for with the university. She is currently in her fourth semester at MTSU and is a composition major, studying with Dr. Paul Osterfield in the composition studio. Last semester she studied composition with Dr. Yoomi Paick where she did the majority of her work on her first composition, A Dying Snail, a five movement character piece depicting the narrative of a snail that dies and comes back to life. It is to be performed this October in Hinton Hall as part of the composition studio student recital.