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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>

Announcing the 2021 Express the Music Contest Winners
June 17, 2021
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Written by Lou Chen, TAP Program Manager
“What have the arts meant to you during the COVID-19 pandemic?”

Trenton Central High School students reflected on this question for the Neighborhood Music Project’s second annual Express the Music Contest. Participants were encouraged to use a specific artistic work as a point of reference.

Two students were named…

"Music Without Genres": Saxophonist Jess Gillam Visits Trenton Central High School
May 26, 2021
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Written by Danielle Ranucci '23, TAP Online Correspondent

On Tuesday, May 11, Trenton Central High School (TCHS) Orchestra students had the opportunity to meet 23-year-old superstar saxophonist Jess Gillam over Zoom. The event was sponsored by the Neighborhood Music Project and moderated by Lou Chen, program…