Ragazzi News & Updates

Giving Tuesday 2018

On Tuesday, November 27, beginning at 5 AM PST, all donations made to US nonprofits through Facebook will be matched by Facebook and PayPal. Let your personal philanthropy shine during this traditional season of giving … read more

Eagle Scout Project Benefits Ragazzi

Over 400 Volunteer Hours! Thanks to Nathan Tan, one of Ragazzi’s high school singers who is also a Boy Scout, we now have a gorgeous newly renovated music theory room! Nathan saw that the music … read more

Tools for Life, Developed in Ragazzi

This essay was written by the parent of a Ragazzi chorister, graduating class of 2018. We thank this young man and his family for sharing the highlights of his years with the chorus, But most … read more

Ragazzi Soloist sings with the San Francisco Symphony

Symphony Swings and Sings with Bernstein Story by Joshua Kosman, photos by Stefan Cohen San Francisco Chronicle, September 23, 2017 … Friday’s performance was nothing if not alluring — vigorous but soft-grained in the opening movement … read more

About In the Company of Angels

The following is a brief essay from Ragazzi’s December 2016 programs for our In The Company of Angels concerts. Angels: Visitors From Another World What are angels? They appear as messengers or agents from the … read more

Why We Sing What We Sing

Choral music has a long written record (maybe 2,500 years), but as a folk art, its heritage is likely entwined with all of human history. There are cultures on the planet that don’t embrace all the … read more