Rehearsals are Tuesdays and Thursdays from mid-September through mid-May.

All rehearsals are held at Covenant Church
471 Parkway Ave / Trenton, NJ 08618

3:00 PM: Doors open. Children may arrive for supervised snack, homework, board games, and time with friends.

4:30 PM: Clean-up and vocal warm-up exercises

4:45 PM: Split into choirs for rehearsal (K-8 graders)

5:45 PM: DISMISSAL and PICK-UP (K-8 graders)

              Chorale rehearsal begins (9-12 graders)

7:00 PM: Chorale rehearsal ends (9-12 graders)


*You may drop your child off or walk them in.

*Parents who will remain on campus during rehearsals are asked to wait upstairs in the office lobby.

Signing your child out early?
*Please go directly to the TCC office upstairs to sign your child out early. DO NOT go to their classroom.



​*Please be on time to pick up your child after rehearsal.

*You may come inside or pick them up at the entrance/exit doors.

*Please do not stop or park your car in front of the entrance/exit area.



Payments may also be mailed to the TCC office at 471 Parkway Ave  Trenton, NJ 08618.  Note the child's name and make checks payable to Trenton Children's Chorus. For questions, contact Daraka Saunders, Operations Manager, at 609-278-0822 or via email at

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Registration is open for 2017-2018!

Download the 2017-2018 Rehearsal Calendar (pdf)

Download the 2017-2018 Chorister Handbook (pdf)


Prep (Tuesday and Thursday) - Desiree Melegrito and Kristin Schenk, Directors

Kindergarten and 1st grade

Choral Readiness (Tuesday and Thursday) - Lucy Strauli, Director

2nd and 3rd grades

Training Choir (Tuesday and Thursday) - Constance Hurtt, Director

4th and 5th grades

Intermediate Choir (Tuesday and Thursday)

John Floyd, Director

6th - 8th grades

Chorale (Tuesday and Thursday) - Rochelle Ellis, Director

9th - 12th grades


For communication regarding rehearsals, performances, uniforms, absences, or transportation please call or text Alice Lightner, Choir Manager, at 609.273.2128 or leave a message at 609.278.0822.

​For communication regarding registration or tuition please call

Daraka Saunders, Operations Manager, at 609.278.0822 or via email at