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Trinity Rose Drummond Wins Blind Audition for NBC TV Show PDF Print Email

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By Jo Drummond


Mar. 22, 2017:  Thirteen-year-old Trinity Rose Drummond beat out over 40,000 artists to become the youngest female contestant ever to win the blind audition for the NBC singing reality TV show The Voice.  Another boy, Quizz, who performed on the show, was also 13 but two months younger than Trinity.

Among other things, Trinity is a part of an educational music group called Young at Arts (YAA), centered at Christ Church Bronxville, which mentors students of all backgrounds through music. The director of YAA, Charles DuChateau, is famous for his music direction of The King and I and Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark.

Trinity was found by casting directors for NBC when The Voice lowered the audition age to 13 after she won an unsigned music competition for her song "In the Pines," a 100-year-old cover made famous by Leadbelly.

Casting directors then checked out YouTube videos of her singing the national anthem. Trinity sang the "Star-Spangled Banner" last year at several venues in Los Angeles, where she lived. The largest venue was at Dodger Stadium, where she sang "God Bless America" for the 25,000 participants in the 2016 LA Marathon.

Trinity and our family moved to Bronxville in August of 2016 when her dad found a job in advertising in the city. Trinity has two singles and an EP (a musical recording that contains more tracks than a single but is usually unqualified as an album) in online stores such as iTunes and Spotify. 

Her latest, "Another Perfect Day," is produced by Colbie Caillat's music producer and is an anthem of positivity for letting your worries go. All proceeds of her music go towards helping the homeless and those in need.

Trinity performs monthly at a YAA-sponsored event called First Fridays, which is a curated open-mic event held at Taylor Hall in Christ Church the first Friday of every month.

Trinity and her family will not find out when she performs on The Voice until three days before the show airs. She is in one of the promos being aired on TV and online.

Pictured here:  Trinity Rose Drummond, second from the right.

Photo courtesy Jo Drummond

 

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Art Restoration and Framing

Fine Arts Gallery of Bronxville

The Fine Arts Gallery is a beautiful gallery in the heart of our village. It sells original art and specializes in local artists from Bronxville past and present. It provides high end custom framing, art consulting, restoration and appraisals. Appointments are available upon request. It also sells the Historical Conservancy Journals which include a history of the village as well as the artists who have lived here and are presenting living here ($20/copy).

The gallery is open Monday - Saturday 8:30 am - 5pm (Closed Sunday)

99B Pondfield Road
Bronxville, New York 10708
914-779-5053


Objects & Images Fine Arts

44 Pondfield Road, Suite 12
Bronxville, New York 10708
914-779-7979
info@objects-images.com
http://www.objects-images.com/home.php


The O'Silas Gallery at Concordia College

171 White Plains Road
Bronxville, NY 10708
https://osilasgallery.org/

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Bronxville Public Library

The Bronxville Public Library traces its origins back to 1875, when it was a small lending library housed in a room attached to the “Bronxville Model School.” The Library was officially chartered in 1906 and moved into the Village Hall Building. The needs of the library grew with the town and, in 1942, a new standalone building was erected, which is where the Library is today. Over the years, the Library was renovated and expanded to meet the needs of the community.

The Library has wonderful resources for adults and children and offers a comfortable and relaxing environment. The Library also houses a fine art collection, consisting principally of Bronxville painters and sculptors.

The Library offers special events, art exhibitions, and programs for adults, young adults and children.  All events are open to the public, unless otherwise indicated.

The Bronxville Public Library
914-337-7680
201 Pondfield Road (Midland Avenue & Pondfield Road)
http://bronxvillelibrary.org/


Womrath Bookshop

Womrath Bookshop is a located in the heart of Bronxville village. In addition to selling books, the store also sell children's toys and holds readings both at the store and elsewhere in the community, such as at the Library.

76 Pondfield Road, Bronxville

(914) 337-0199

http://womrath.com/

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Ballet Arts-The Performing Arts Center of Southern Westchester

Established in 1977, Ballet Arts-The Performing Arts Center of Southern Westchester offers a complete program of Performing Arts education for all ages. 28 teachers conduct over 60 classes per week including Ballet with piano accompaniment, Jazz, Ballroom, Tap, Irish Step, Lyrical Dance and Hip-Hop. New this spring is Creative Movement and Story Time Dance for 2 and 3 year old boys and girls. Fitness classes include Zumba, Pilates & personal training. Classes are available for students ages 2 to Adult in every skill level. Private Dance, Voice & Instrument Lessons at our studio or in your home are available by appointment. Seasonal and Summer Performing Arts Camps.

Themed Birthday Parties-Children and parents enjoy play dance and music with our staff-you have fun and we'll clean up.

Centre Stage is our on site Dance, Gymnastics, Ice Skating and Fitness Apparel and Accessories Boutique. Specialty Dance footwear, Unique Costumes, Gifts and Collectables.
Sheran Daniele, Founder & Artistic Director.
504 Fifth Avenue, Pelham
914 738 8300
www.ballet-arts.net
info@ballet-arts.net


Concordia Conservatory

Concordia Conservatory, a preeminent center for music education in Westchester County, is a welcoming community where children and adults find lifelong inspiration and joy through learning, performing, listening to, and participating with others in music. Concordia Conservatory, a community outreach division of Concordia College, offers top quality music programs for early childhood, youth, adults and seniors. The Conservatory's vision is to enrich the lives of the people in our community through music.

Executive Director: Kathleen Suss

Concordia Conservatory of Music & Art

Concordia College-New York

Phone: 914-395-4507

Kathleen.Suss@concordia-ny.edu

www.concordiaconservatory.org


Crestwood Music Education Center

Crestwood Music Education Center, founded in 1987, has established itself as one of the most reputable and premier music schools in Westchester County with well over 800 students studying piano, guitar voice, Suzuki and much more. Their philosophy is to create a very positive, stimulating environment that gives each student the chance for creative self-expression. They believe in the importance of having a world-class faculty with extensive education as well as the teaching and performing experience that can only found in America's finest music schools.

453 White Plains Road
Eastchester, New York 10709
914-961-3497
info@ginescanomusic.com
www.ginescanomusic.com

 

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