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"Getting Comfortable with Discomfort": Pianist Conrad Tao and Dancer Caleb Teicher Visit TCHS
Dec. 6, 2021
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Written by Mariana Corichi Gómez, TAP Program Associate

On November 3, Trenton Central High School students trickled into the school auditorium for their regular 10:00am dance class. On this particular morning, they were greeted by two special guests: pianist Conrad Tao and dancer Caleb Teicher. As the students situated themselves on the stage floor, Tao and Teicher warmed up in anticipation of…

Responding to the Needs of the World
Nov. 23, 2021
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Written by Gwen McNamara, Pace Center Communications Specialist

Originally published by the Pace Center. What follows are excerpts from the original article, highlighting award-winners affiliated with the TAP community.

Each year, the John H. Pace, Jr. ’39 Center for Civic Engagement honors students and community…

In season of gratitude, Mariana Corichi Gómez ’21 spreads glee to Trenton students through music
Nov. 22, 2021
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Written by Jeff Labrecque, Development Communications

Originally published by the Princeton University Alumni Association.

Early on Saturday, Mariana Corichi Gómez ’21 stands by a bus in Trenton, notebook in hand as students from Trenton Central High School and Hedgepeth-Williams Middle…

A Rehearsal With Violist Jordan Bak
Oct. 27, 2021
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Written by Danielle Ranucci '23, TAP Senior Correspondent

On October 4, the Trenton Central High School Orchestra sat down to rehearse for a concert they would perform at the end of the month. But at this rehearsal, something was different. Acclaimed violist Jordan Bak sat down to play alongside them.

Bak is a member of the celebrated New York Classical Players and a featured artist for WQXR…

Announcing the 2021/22 Trenton Arts Fellows
Sept. 7, 2021
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Written by Danielle Ranucci ’23, TAP Senior Correspondent

Trenton Arts at Princeton is excited to welcome Gigi Pacheco, Andrew Kaneb, Hannah Bein, Lydia Gompper, and Wasif Sami as the 2021/22 Trenton Arts Fellows.

Each Trenton Arts Fellow will serve as the student leader for one of the four Saturday Morning Arts…

Making Music Together: Virtually Irreplaceable
Aug. 25, 2021
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Written by Ross Amico, U.S. 1 PrincetonInfo

Originally published by U.S. 1 PrincetonInfo.

The pandemic may have turned everyone’s world upside down, but music, like life, tends to find a way.

A Virtual Celebration: Music, Movement & Monologues
Aug. 9, 2021
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Written by Danielle Ranucci '23, TAP Online Correspondent

On Friday, June 25, Trenton Arts at Princeton held their Music, Movement & Monologues virtual showcase on YouTube. The exciting event highlighted performances from all four Saturday Morning Arts groups: Trenton Youth Dancers, Orchestra, Singers, and Theater.

For the inaugural year of…

Mariana Corichi Gómez Joins TAP
July 26, 2021
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Written by Lou Chen, TAP Program Manager

Trenton Arts at Princeton is excited to welcome Mariana Corichi Gómez as the newest member of the staff team. Corichi Gómez, Class of 2021, will join TAP as Program Associate. In this role, she will be responsible for organizing Saturday Morning Arts rehearsals, directing the Trenton Youth Singers, and working on collaborative projects ranging…

Watch: "Hamilton" Side-by-Side Performance
July 19, 2021

Enjoy our virtual side-by-side performance of music from Hamilton, featuring the students, staff, and faculty of the Princeton University Department of Music and the  Trenton Central High School Orchestra! WATCH NOW>

Watch: Music, Movement & Monologues
June 25, 2021

Celebrate the end of the year with our Saturday Morning Arts community! Featuring performances from Trenton Youth Dancers, Orchestra, Singers, and Theater. WATCH NOW>