O U R  M I S S I O N

To provide musical performance and leadership opportunities for students of all academic majors and backgrounds. We are a fun and positive group that is dedicated to fostering a community for members and students through our music.

 

W H O   W E   A R E

We are a 16 member student run, co-ed a cappella group based in Nashville, TN at Belmont University. Founded in 2009, we have grown so much in the last 8 years, including local and national performances, and ICCA Finals in New York City in both 2013 and 2014. The Beltones commit to a foundation of positivity and value the privilege of making good music with people we love. 

 

M E E T  T H E   B E L T O N E S

MIKAELA CLARK

PRESIDENT | SENIOR | ALTO II

Mikaela Clark is a senior from St. Louis, MO who is absolutely loving her second (and last) year in the Beltones. She considers her spirit animal a lion because, "their ancestors are from Africa and they are FIERCE." Being a Beltone has shone a light on this year like never before. Besides school chums and cool t-shirts, The Beltones has given her 15 new family members and a whole lot of love, and for that she is incredibly thankful. 

ADRI MORTON VICE PRESIDENT | JUNIOR | ALTO II Adri Morton is a junior English major from Lodi, CA and this is her second year as a Beltone. She feels so incredibly privileged to be a part of this wonderful, talented, ridiculously supportive family. When not in rehearsal, you can find Adri reading, hiking, or (most likely) eating donuts. She is still out of her mind happy that she can call these crazy 15 people her best pals.

ADRI MORTON

VICE PRESIDENT | JUNIOR | ALTO II

Adri Morton is a junior English major from Lodi, CA and this is her second year as a Beltone. She feels so incredibly privileged to be a part of this wonderful, talented, ridiculously supportive family. When not in rehearsal, you can find Adri reading, hiking, or (most likely) eating donuts. She is still out of her mind happy that she can call these crazy 15 people her best pals.

TYRA THOMPSON MUSIC DIRECTOR | SENIOR | SOPRANO I Tyra Thompson is a senior Commercial Voice major from Naperville, IL who is thrilled to be in the Beltones for a third year. Her hobbies include interpretive dancing and riffing in the shower, and her spirit fruit is a pineapple. She loves spending time with her fellow Tones, and is grateful for a group of talented musicians she can call family. 

TYRA THOMPSON

MUSIC DIRECTOR | SENIOR | SOPRANO I

Tyra Thompson is a senior Commercial Voice major from Naperville, IL who is thrilled to be in the Beltones for a third year. Her hobbies include interpretive dancing and riffing in the shower, and her spirit fruit is a pineapple. She loves spending time with her fellow Tones, and is grateful for a group of talented musicians she can call family. 

CARTER HARRELL MUSIC DIRECTOR | SENIOR | VOCAL PERCUSSION  Carter Harrell is a senior who came all the way from Nairobi, Kenya to join the Beltones. He loves singing, Papa John’s, and Star Wars, and he hates homework, quinoa, and people asking him why he’s white. He’s loved every minute of his second year in the Beltones, and is honored to be beating the box with such incredible friends. 

CARTER HARRELL

MUSIC DIRECTOR | SENIOR | VOCAL PERCUSSION

 Carter Harrell is a senior who came all the way from Nairobi, Kenya to join the Beltones. He loves singing, Papa John’s, and Star Wars, and he hates homework, quinoa, and people asking him why he’s white. He’s loved every minute of his second year in the Beltones, and is honored to be beating the box with such incredible friends. 

TRAVIS MEALER PUBLICIST | JUNIOR | TENOR I Travis Mealer is a junior public relations major with a minor in music from Ardmore, AL.  This is his second year in the Beltones and he is absolutely loving it. When asked why he loves being a member of this organization Travis responded with, "This group provides each individual with a unique opportunity to make music with an amazing group of people and glorify God's name while doing so." Not only does he enjoy music, but he also loves shopping online, binge watching shows on Netflix, and pugs!

TRAVIS MEALER

PUBLICIST | JUNIOR | TENOR I

Travis Mealer is a junior public relations major with a minor in music from Ardmore, AL.  This is his second year in the Beltones and he is absolutely loving it. When asked why he loves being a member of this organization Travis responded with, "This group provides each individual with a unique opportunity to make music with an amazing group of people and glorify God's name while doing so." Not only does he enjoy music, but he also loves shopping online, binge watching shows on Netflix, and pugs!

KENDALL WILLIAMS PUBLICIST | JUNIOR | SOPRANO II Kendall Williams, a junior Music Therapy major, is a second-year member of the Beltones from Montgomery, AL. She is super thankful for all of the Tones and feels so blessed to be a part of this community. Her hobbies include binge watching Netflix, dancing until no one is watching, and dreaming of owning a golden-doodle. In her own words, “I literally love the Beltones with my whole entire body.” 

KENDALL WILLIAMS

PUBLICIST | JUNIOR | SOPRANO II

Kendall Williams, a junior Music Therapy major, is a second-year member of the Beltones from Montgomery, AL. She is super thankful for all of the Tones and feels so blessed to be a part of this community. Her hobbies include binge watching Netflix, dancing until no one is watching, and dreaming of owning a golden-doodle. In her own words, “I literally love the Beltones with my whole entire body.” 

EMMA KLEINBERG TREASURER | SOPHOMORE | ALTO I Emma Kleinberg is a sophomore Commercial Voice major from Bel Air, MD and boy is she SO HAPPY to be a Tone! Outside of the Beltones, you can catch Emma journaling, song-writing, wandering around parks, showing everyone she meets pictures of her dog, eating pretty much everything, and loving life. Emma can’t even believe how blessed she is to be a part of this incredible family and she is so excited for all the years of Beltones ahead!

EMMA KLEINBERG

TREASURER | SOPHOMORE | ALTO I

Emma Kleinberg is a sophomore Commercial Voice major from Bel Air, MD and boy is she SO HAPPY to be a Tone! Outside of the Beltones, you can catch Emma journaling, song-writing, wandering around parks, showing everyone she meets pictures of her dog, eating pretty much everything, and loving life. Emma can’t even believe how blessed she is to be a part of this incredible family and she is so excited for all the years of Beltones ahead!

SYD JOHNSON SOPHOMORE | SOPRANO I | MUSIC THERAPY Syd Johnson is a 20 year old bodybuilder who is addicted to diaper thongs and salted peanuts. She is from Raleigh, NC and enjoys long walks in cemeteries and listening to the pitter patter of meatballs on her bedside window. She is excited to be in the Beltones because it will be so much easier for her to have a group of people to slowly stalk and eat.

SYD JOHNSON

SOPHOMORE | SOPRANO I | MUSIC THERAPY

Syd Johnson is a 20 year old bodybuilder who is addicted to diaper thongs and salted peanuts. She is from Raleigh, NC and enjoys long walks in cemeteries and listening to the pitter patter of meatballs on her bedside window. She is excited to be in the Beltones because it will be so much easier for her to have a group of people to slowly stalk and eat.

NANCY DAINES SENIOR | SOPRANO II | COMMERCIAL VOICE Nancy Daines is a senior vocal performance major from Tampa, Fl. She is so thankful to spend her last year of college singing with such amazing musicians and friends. Along with being in Beltones, Nancy is a member of Belmont's pop group "Company", enjoys leading worship regularly, and has recently taken on a passion for songwriting. She is excited to experience the rest of the year with the coolest people she knows!

NANCY DAINES

SENIOR | SOPRANO II | COMMERCIAL VOICE

Nancy Daines is a senior vocal performance major from Tampa, Fl. She is so thankful to spend her last year of college singing with such amazing musicians and friends. Along with being in Beltones, Nancy is a member of Belmont's pop group "Company", enjoys leading worship regularly, and has recently taken on a passion for songwriting. She is excited to experience the rest of the year with the coolest people she knows!

BRYCE SHERLOW SOPHOMORE | ALTO I | ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY STUDIES Bryce is a sophomore member of da Beltones from Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ! She’s an Entertainment Industry Studies major who is super interested in the music industry. Before coming to Belmont, Bryce developed her a capella skills in her high school group “Highlands Voices” and got to perform in several ICHSA’s. When not singing, she can be found hanging out with friends, catching up on Quantico, or spending time with her family and dog, Giles. She’s so so excited and honored to be a part of this amazing group and loves every minute she spends with these people that bring so much joy into her life!

BRYCE SHERLOW

SOPHOMORE | ALTO I | ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY STUDIES

Bryce is a sophomore member of da Beltones from Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ! She’s an Entertainment Industry Studies major who is super interested in the music industry. Before coming to Belmont, Bryce developed her a capella skills in her high school group “Highlands Voices” and got to perform in several ICHSA’s. When not singing, she can be found hanging out with friends, catching up on Quantico, or spending time with her family and dog, Giles. She’s so so excited and honored to be a part of this amazing group and loves every minute she spends with these people that bring so much joy into her life!

JACKSON DREYER JUNIOR | TENOR II | COMMERCIAL GUITAR Jackson Dreyer is a junior from Chicago, IL striving to become a performing songwriter and musician. In his time in the Beltones, Jackson has gained valuable experience singing and arranging all while making some lifelong friends.

JACKSON DREYER

JUNIOR | TENOR II | COMMERCIAL GUITAR

Jackson Dreyer is a junior from Chicago, IL striving to become a performing songwriter and musician. In his time in the Beltones, Jackson has gained valuable experience singing and arranging all while making some lifelong friends.

JACOB METOYER JUNIOR | TENOR II | SONGWRITING Jacob Metoyer is a junior songwriting major from the burbs of Chicago. He loves cheese, Beyoncé, and fresh memes. And he is so exited to get to make music with this extraordinarily talented beautiful group of people this year

JACOB METOYER

JUNIOR | TENOR II | SONGWRITING

Jacob Metoyer is a junior songwriting major from the burbs of Chicago. He loves cheese, Beyoncé, and fresh memes. And he is so exited to get to make music with this extraordinarily talented beautiful group of people this year

JASON CLARK SENIOR | BARITONE | MUSIC BUSINESS Jason Clark is a senior music business major from Tulsa, OK and is blessed to be spending his last year with his second family, The Beltones.

JASON CLARK

SENIOR | BARITONE | MUSIC BUSINESS

Jason Clark is a senior music business major from Tulsa, OK and is blessed to be spending his last year with his second family, The Beltones.

JP PRESLEY SENIOR | BARITONE | COMMERCIAL GUITAR JP Presley is a senior commercial guitar major from Knoxville, TN who is crazy about all things music. This is his first year as a Beltone and he loves making beautiful harmonies with beautiful people! When not working on music, don’t be surprised to catch JP swing dancing, watching The Office, or hangin’ out at local Nashville coffee shop, The Frothy Monkey. 

JP PRESLEY

SENIOR | BARITONE | COMMERCIAL GUITAR

JP Presley is a senior commercial guitar major from Knoxville, TN who is crazy about all things music. This is his first year as a Beltone and he loves making beautiful harmonies with beautiful people! When not working on music, don’t be surprised to catch JP swing dancing, watching The Office, or hangin’ out at local Nashville coffee shop, The Frothy Monkey. 

MIKE SALLEE JUNIOR | BARITONE | COMMERCIAL VOICE Mike Sallee is from Indianapolis, IN but also claims Southern California as his home. He’s a sing/songwriter studying commercial voice with an emphasis in vocal performance. He aspires to be a voice teacher at the college level. He likes long naps on the beach and superheros. Sources say he’s an extrovert, but he would say he’s the worst extrovert ever. He’s cool with hanging out by himself “j chillin,” but also enjoys the company of others for general merriment an lollygagging. If asked what one word he would use to describe himself, he would respond, “why do I need to be so specific?” 

MIKE SALLEE

JUNIOR | BARITONE | COMMERCIAL VOICE

Mike Sallee is from Indianapolis, IN but also claims Southern California as his home. He’s a sing/songwriter studying commercial voice with an emphasis in vocal performance. He aspires to be a voice teacher at the college level. He likes long naps on the beach and superheros. Sources say he’s an extrovert, but he would say he’s the worst extrovert ever. He’s cool with hanging out by himself “j chillin,” but also enjoys the company of others for general merriment an lollygagging. If asked what one word he would use to describe himself, he would respond, “why do I need to be so specific?” 

JORDON WASHINGTON SOPHOMORE | BASS | ENTREPRENEURSHIP Jordon Washington is a sophomore entrepreneurship major from St.Louis, MO and this is his second year in the Beltones. Jordon has been in 4 acappella groups since he realized he doesn't care much for instruments 5 years ago, and is beyond excited to be part of the Beltones family. As a bass, he specializes in "Doom's" "Ba dahs" and especially "dm's". He loves his fellow Beltones more than he loves Pentatonix, and that's really saying something.

JORDON WASHINGTON

SOPHOMORE | BASS | ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Jordon Washington is a sophomore entrepreneurship major from St.Louis, MO and this is his second year in the Beltones. Jordon has been in 4 acappella groups since he realized he doesn't care much for instruments 5 years ago, and is beyond excited to be part of the Beltones family. As a bass, he specializes in "Doom's" "Ba dahs" and especially "dm's". He loves his fellow Beltones more than he loves Pentatonix, and that's really saying something.