Sopranos

Samantha Concepcion

School/Major/Year: Weinberg, Statistics, 2013
Hometown: Warrenville, IL
Ethnicity: Filipina
Favorite Artist(s): Hideo Kojima, Big Bang (especially Daesung), Big Boi, Justin Bebier, Fhmstang, davidchiu, Northwestern University Treblemakers (you can take out the last four if you want)
Favorite Asian Food: Sinigang
Hobbies/Interests: Reading classical music scores, Puzzles, Singing, COMMUNITY
Favorite Trebles Song: “Dahil Sa Iyo,” “Oh Yeah!!!,” “Our Story”
Why I Love Trebles: Just cause.

 


Kimberly Fang

School/Major/Year:
Hometown:
Ethnicity:
Favorite Artist(s):
Favorite Asian Food:
Hobbies/Interests:
Current Superpower:
Favorite Trebles Song:
Why you love Trebles:

Joanna Wu

School/Major/Year: BSM/Flute Performance, Piano Performance/2014
Hometown: Syracuse, NY
Ethnicity: Taiwanese
Favorite Artist(s): Bruno Mars, Charice Pempengco, Kelly Clarkson, Chris Tomlin, Hillsong
Favorite Asian Food: Sushi, Beef cubes from Joy Yee’s….
Hobbies/Interests: Singing at the top of my lungs, beatboxing, flute, piano, arranging music, tennis, volleyball, basketball, The Sing-Off, Scramble with Friends, learning new instruments
Current Superpower: SCRAMBLE WITH FRIENDS. And attracting construction workers too, apparently.
Favorite Trebles Song: “Jar of Hearts,” because of its power and emotion.
Why you love Trebles: Everyone is so loving and supportive. And it’s great just having the opportunity to come together and sing with some of your closest friends, whether it’s in rehearsal or out on the streets :D

 

Sharon Yoo

School/Major/Year: Medill/Broadcast Journalism/2015
Hometown: Singapore
Ethnicity: Korean
Favorite Artist(s): Ella Fitzgerald, Nora Jones, Maroon 5
Favorite Asian Food: KIMCHI FRIED RICE
Hobbies/Interests: Biking everywhere on campus, baby animals, editing videos…….
Current Superpower: Time travel
Favorite Trebles Song: “Our Story” *sob*
Why you love Trebles: Once in a while when your inner monster comes out and people leave you the Trebles still stick around. (:

 

Altos

Grace Chan

School/Major/Year: SoC/CSD/2014
Hometown: Chitown, baby!
Ethnicity: Hong Kong-ese [but I'm Chinese, too :) ]
Favorite Artist(s): Taylor Swift, Demi Lovato, Kelly Clarkson, Katy Perry, The Script
Favorite Asian Food: TERIYAKI ANYTHING! I also love Pad See Ewe, sushi, noodles of all sorts, and chicken <3
Hobbies/Interests: Singing in the shower and doodling during class/rehearsal :P
Current Superpower: Competitive supereating :) Am also skilled at running on minimal sleep and magically disappearing/reappearing out of nowhere.
Favorite Trebles Song: “Wedding Dress,” because it’s a badass mash-up!
Why you love Trebles: There is nothing quite as fulfilling as hearing these amazing people from all different backgrounds singing as one bold and beautiful sound.

 

Qing Chang

School/Major/Year: Weinberg/MMSS, Math, & Economics/2012
Hometown: Nanjing, China
Ethnicity:Chinese
Favorite Artist(s): JJ Lin, Bruno Mars
Favorite Asian Food: Sushi, any good Chinese food
Hobbies/Interests: Singing (obviously), movies and their soundtracks, watching TV shows, traveling
Current Superpower: Mind reading and fortune telling
Favorite Trebles Song: “Our Story,” “Dao Xiang/Thank You”
Why you love Trebles: It is the Trebles who make me wish that I could stay in college forever

 

Eunice Chow

School/Major/Year: SESP/LOC, Psychology, Creative Writing in Poetry / 2012
Hometown: Hong Kong
Ethnicity: Hong Kongnese!
Favorite Artist(s): Stars, Deathcab for Cutie, The Beatles, Iron and Wine, Fleet Foxes, Simon and Garfunkel
Favorite Asian Food: Beef Udon!!! Noodles!!!!!!
Hobbies/Interests: World literature, singing, making music,
Current Superpower:  Meowing. It’s like a smokescreen, it throws people off — an Invisibility Cloak, if you will.
Favorite Trebles Song: Too many to count! “Oh Yeah!,” “Hong Dou,” “Lucky,” “A Love That Will Last,” “Our Story,” “Yi Bai Zhong Sheng Huo”
Why I love Trebles: Such an awesome bunch of people, putting their hearts into making amazing music and having fun while doing it. We’re a family :)

Jenn Kao

School/Major/Year: WCAS/Psychology/2013
Hometown: Princeton Junction, NJ
Ethnicity: Taiwanese American
Favorite Artist(s): Muse, Reel Big Fish, Maroon 5, Sublime, Crowd Lu, The Bee Gees, Norah Jones, I dunno – too many things to name!
Favorite Asian Food: Bah zhang, ba mee, grass jelly drink!, sashimi, green onion pancakes, mochi, Korean BBQ, EVERYTHANNG
Hobbies/Interests: Music! Hiking, biking, fishing, watching Stephen Colbert and Community, reading, watching super hero movies, playing Tiny Tower (lol)
Current Superpower: Teleportation so I can zap to rehearsal INSTANTLY.
Favorite Trebles Song: Arghh do I really have to pick one?  I like “Oh Yeah!” and also “Love That Will Last.”  OH and “Regular Friends” even though I only sang it once.  I fell instantly in love with Jireh’s voice XD
Why you love Trebles: Everyone is really really hot.  Oh yeah, and because we are also the awesomest group of friendly, incredibly talented people that work harder than anyone else I’ve met at Northwestern, and because even when we are all cranky and stressed out, we still somehow manage to have fun and support each other in times of need.

 

Jane Kim

School/Major/Year: Medill/Broadcast Journalism/2014
Hometown: Plymouth, MN
Ethnicity: Korean
Favorite Artist(s): One Republic, The Script, Brown Eyed Soul, Alicia Keys, Hillsong
Favorite Asian Food:
Hobbies/Interests: Hanging out/Getting to know people
Current Superpower: Mind reading with an on/off switch
Favorite Trebles Song: “A Love That Will Last”
Why you love Trebles: Everyone is so down-to-earth and loving. It’s been such a sweet time.

 

Geneve Ong

Geneve designed this website. That is all the energy she has to write about herself at the moment.

 

Tenors

Yuchi Chiu

School/Major/Year: SoC & BSM/Communication Studies & Commercial Music/2014
Hometown: Hacienda Heights, CA
Ethnicity: Chaiwanese American
Favorite Artist(s): Tim Be Told, Shane & Shane, Boyce Avenue, Mae
Favorite Asian Food: My mom’s pork ribs.
Hobbies/Interests: Singing, dancing, piano-ing, guitar-ing, swimming, cello-ing, eating, and competitive speed walking.
Current Superpower: Unregistered Animagus and unrealized Avatar (no, not the blue people).
Favorite Trebles Song: “Dahil Sa Iyo”
Why you love Trebles: Words can’t even begin to describe why I love Trebles, so I won’t even try.

MJ Kim

School/Major/Year: WCAS / Economics and Urban Studies / 2015
Hometown: Seoul, Korea / Marshfield, Wisconsin
Ethnicity: South Korean
Favorite Artist(s): Atmosphere, John Legend, Kid Cudi, Kero One, Nujabes, the list goes on… oh and Steve Aoki.
Favorite Asian Food: Food my grandma makes
Hobbies/Interests: Meeting new people, Diversitay.
Current Superpower: Longboarding
Favorite Trebles Song: “Love Song”..?! Maybe?
Why you love Trebles: I like the name..

 

Samuel Rong

School/Major/Year: Medill/Journalism (Documentary)/2014
Hometown: Vernon Hills, IL
Ethnicity: Who cares? Race is arbitrary. So are we.
Favorite Artist(s): Those who are in it for love, not money
Favorite Asian Food: Family cooking
Hobbies/Interests: Football (European, not the American crap), Talking to strangers
Current Superpower: I’m a lean, mean, human drumming machine.
Favorite Trebles Song: “Insomnia”
Why you love Trebles: The same reason why people believe in God – I just do.

 

Simon Yang

School/Major/Year: McCormick/Biomedical Engineering/2014
Hometown:Sungnam, Korea
Ethnicity:Korean American
Favorite Artist(s):Maroon 5, One Republic, Rostropovich, Jacqueline du Pré, Busker Busker, 10cm
Favorite Asian Food: KBBQ, Dduk Bok-ki
Hobbies/Interests: Watching movies and listening to music.
Current Superpower: Ignore sleeping
Favorite Trebles Song: “Insomnia”
Why you love Trebles: I love Trebles because they are all wonderful people with amazing talents and I consider myself lucky that I’m part of this group.

 

Eric Zhang

School/Major/Year: WCAS/Math, Economics, MMSS/2013
Hometown: Guangzhou, China
Ethnicity: Chinese
Favorite Artist(s): 张敬轩 Hins Cheung, 王力宏 Leehom Wang, 光良 Michael Wong
Favorite Asian Food: Sushi, Sashimi
Hobbies/Interests: Singing (duh), Table Tennis, Squash, Movie Marathons
Current Superpower: Mind Control (feel it?)
Favorite Trebles Song: “Our Story”
Why you love Trebles: I’m so lucky to have joined Trebles. Couldn’t have wished for better.

 

Basses

Brian Hallis

School/Major/Year: WCAS/Biology (Econ)/ 2015
Hometown: Lee’s Summit, MO
Ethnicity: Chinese and White
Favorite Artist(s): Michael Buble, Jason Myraz, and Jay Sean
Favorite Asian Food: Dim Sum
Hobbies/Interests: Playing piano, playing soccer and basketball with Trebs.
Current Superpower: My significant height advantage over the group. ;P
Favorite Trebles Song: “Qi Tian”
Why you love Trebles: I love Trebles because this group of people has essentially become my Northwestern experience and I wouldn’t have been able to get through half of the things I got through in my freshman if it weren’t for Trebles.

 

Matt Lee
School/Major/Year: BSM/Music Ed/2012
Hometown: Edison, NJ
Ethnicity: Chinese/American
Favorite Artist(s): Radiohead, Red hot chili peppers, Muse, arctic monkeys, Crowd Lu,
Favorite Asian Food: Kalbi, chicken makhani, Thai green curry, Steak
Hobbies/Interests: Teaching, singing, playing, arranging. Music.
Current Superpower: Vibrato yawns
Favorite Trebles Song: “Oh Yeah!!”
Why you love Trebles: They are my family and I can’t imagine my life without them.

 

Kingsley Leung

School/Major/Year: WCAS/Biological Sciences/2015
Hometown: San Rafael, CA
Ethnicity: Hong Kong-ese?
Favorite Artist(s): Adele, Sara Bareilles, Michael Bublé, Queen, Carly Rae Jepsen (kind of, maybe? :p)
Favorite Asian Food: Sushi…or Korean BBQ…or pad thai…or just food in general.
Hobbies/Interests: Singing (YOU DON’T SAY), dancing, musical theatre, becoming a pokemon master, VIDEO GAMES, violin, piano, waterbending
Current Superpower: Reciting Potter Puppet Pals perfectly, accent and all
Favorite Trebles Song: “Dao Xiang/Thank You”
Why you love Trebles: Because they’re weird enough to accept my own weirdness, and because there’s nothing better than ending your day singing with a bunch of really sexy people.

 

Andrew Yoon

School/Major/Year: Weinberg/Psychology/2013
Hometown: Pittsford, NY
Ethnicity: Korean American
Favorite Artist(s): John Mayer, Keane, Michael Bublé, The Killers
Favorite Asian Food: Bulgogi
Hobbies/Interests: Basketball, How I Met Your Mother, Pokémon
Current Superpower: Mind control to mobilize my Treble minions
Favorite Trebles Song: “Oh Yeah!!!”
Why I love Trebles: That moment after an amazing performance… These are my best friends; we’ve shared unforgettable moments both in and out of rehearsal… SNOWPOCALYPSE.