Tri-M Music Honor Society


Mrs. Argine Safari

Tri-M Music Honor Society Advisor



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!

The Induction is open to the public! Join us via this Zoom link

Passcode: Tri-M

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

Antonio Fyfe (Tri- M).mp4

1st Movement of a Haydn Sonata: Antonio Fyfe

Alisa Berenshtein (Tri-M).mp4

Wieniawski Scherzo Tarantelle:

Alisa Berenshtein

isabella tjan (tri-M).MOV

Fine by Kacey Musgraves:

Isabella Tjan

Aishwarya P. (Tri-M).mov

Serenade by Joseph Haydn: Aishwarya Pathri, accompanied by Mrs. Safari


TJ Ballesteros (Tri-M).MOV

Liebestraum No.3 by Franz Liszt: Tirso Ballesteros

Focella Tri-M Video.mp4

Sonatina No.1, 1st Movement by Aram Khachaturian: Luca Focella

"Flight" - Anna Schneider and Sophia Lange.mov

"Flight” by Sutton Foster and Megan McGinnis: Anna Schneider & Sophia Lange, accompanied by Mrs. Safari

"Lucky Day" by Delia Stiles

Kay DiSalvo (trim).mov

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.

Areg Safari Reflective mood.mp4

"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.

MB video.mp4

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.