Tri-M Music Honors Society Chapter #5873
Tri-M is the only nationally recognized Music Honor Society for high school musicians. Our school's chapter consists of accomplished instrumental and vocal musicians who aim to promote the arts in our area as well as support music programs in underprivileged public schools in the area. This society is run by Ms. Safari and includes students from both our band and choir!
The Tri-M 2020-2021 Induction Ceremony/Concert will be held virtually on January 28th @ 7pm!
2020-2021 Tri-M Board:
Tirso Ballesteros, President
Anna Schneider, Vice-President
Aishwarya Pathri, Manager/Event Coordinator
Kathleen DiSalvo, Social Media/Promotions
Tri-M performances from the past, many recorded during quarantine
1st Movement of a Haydn Sonata: Antonio Fyfe
Wieniawski Scherzo Tarantelle:
Fine by Kacey Musgraves:
Serenade by Joseph Haydn: Aishwarya Pathri, accompanied by Mrs. Safari
Liebestraum No.3 by Franz Liszt: Tirso Ballesteros
Sonatina No.1, 1st Movement by Aram Khachaturian: Luca Focella
"Flight” by Sutton Foster and Megan McGinnis: Anna Schneider & Sophia Lange, accompanied by Mrs. Safari
"Lucky Day" by Delia Stiles
Waltz from Sleeping Beauty by Tchaikovsky: Kathleen DiSalvo
"Malinkonia" for cello and piano, by Jean Sibelius. Performed by Audrey Koh, cello, and Sharanya Devarakonda, piano.
"Reflective Mood" by Sammy Nestico. Areg Safari, trombone; Russ DiBona, drums; Sue Williams, bass; Mrs. Argine Safari, piano
Tri-M students donated $600 to Little Kids Rock, a charity in the United States that encourages and enables children to play popular music and donates instruments to underpriviledged schools.
Marching Band members 2019-2020
This short segment features some of our Tri-M band members: Kathleen DiSalvo (flute), Dan Large (percussion), Sophia Lange (clarinet), Tanner Marshall (saxophone), Aishwarya Pathri (flute), Areg Safari (trombone), Anna Schneider (trumpet), Jason Zeller (trumpet).
Alisa Berenshtein performing at the Talent Night
Antonio Fyfe and Isabella Tjan singing at the Tree Lighting in Hackensack Medican Center
Antonio Fyfe performing piano in the Hackensack Medical Center
Jieun Oh and Sophia Lange working hard at the Harvest Festival
Isabella Tjan and Angela Song enjoying delicious food at the Rainforest Cafe in Atlantic city, during their All-State Choir lunch break in November 2019.
Marching Band seniors, including Tri-m members Areg Safari, Dan Large, Sophia Lange, and Tanner Marshall.
2019-2020 Bergen County Choir members during their lunch break: Talia Dian, Areg Safari, Maddie Byun, Isabella Tjan, Antonio Fyfe, TJ Ballesteros, and Angela Song.
Tri-M members Alisa Berenshtein and Audrey Koh accompanying choir at one of their concerts.
Tri-M member and senior Dan Large performing during one of the marching band shows.
Tri-M member Aishwarya Pathri performing during one of the marching band shows.
Tri-M members Anna Schneider and Jason Zeller during one of the marching band shows.
Tri-M member Jason Zeller performing on trumpet during one of the marching band shows.
Tri-M members Kathleen DiSalvo and Aishwarya Pathri posing for a picture with Hina Tazaki.
PV Marching Band during the 2019-2020 season.
Tri-M members after their performance with the 2018-2019 Bergen County Choir. Top row: Talia Dian, Areg Safari, Antonio Fyfe, Maddie Byun. Bottom row: Lisa Agranov'19, Katie Suarez'19, Isabella Tjan, Angela Song, TJ Ballesteros, and Alisa Berenshtein.
Tri-M members after their performance at the Paramus Veterans Memorial Home: Areg Safari, Isabella Tjan, Angelina Fischkelta'19, Anna Schneider, Alisa Berenshtein, Jason Zeller, Zach Zeller'19.
Tri-M members Alisa Berenshtein and TJ Ballesteros working at the ticket booth for the Harvest Festival in October 2019.
Tri-M member Areg Safari performing solo during one of the Marching Band shows
Tri-M students Audrey Koh and Antonio Fyfe during the Montclair University Choral Fest clinic in October 2019.
Every year during our induction concert, the professional Jazz trio by Dean Tomanelli, Susan Williams, and Russ DiBona joins us for our performances.
Isabella Tjan and Areg Safari performing during the Senior Fashion Show on November 20th, 2019
Alisa Berenshtein, All-Regional Orchestra 2018-2019 first chair
Tri-M members promoting our society during the Back to School night in September 2019
Tri-M Board during the first information meeting in September 2019
Several Tri-M members were selected to participate in the 2019-2020 Bergen County Choir
TJ Ballesteros, Antonio Fyfe and Isabella Tjan assembling our favorite couch in the newly renovated choir room!
Tri-M students put on a lot of events during the year. Check out some of our events from 2019-2020!
Tri-M Harvest Festival, October 16th, 2019
Tri-M held its first Harvest Festival to celebrate the coming of fall!
Tri-M Coffeehouse, January 30th, 2020
Every January, Tri-M members host Coffeehouse to raise money for a charity.