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Voted a “Best Choir of the Peninsula” by CBS News, voted “Best Non-Profit by Palo Alto Daily News Readers, and hailed as “one of the Peninsula’s finest treasures,” Ragazzi Boys Chorus is one of the San Francisco Bay Area’s premier arts organizations.

The chorus is available for hire in a number of group configurations, from 12 to 200 singers; soloists may also be available. Our boys sing for weddings, services, public and private events.

Listen here to samples of pieces we sing for ceremonial events.

San Francisco Symphony

Founded in 1987, Ragazzi is a regional center for music education and performance for boys and young men, ages 7–18. Around 200 singers, in six tiered levels, from 100 schools in dozens of Bay Area communities participate.

Contact Ragazzi Boys Chorus Executive Director Kent Jue to explore hiring possibilities.

“Your organization was a delight to work with and I hope to work with you again in the future.”
-Jeffrey Jordan, Chorus Manager, San Francisco Symphony

Ragazzi chorister Miles Kaludzinski sings the Shepherd Boy aria from the SF Opera orchestra pit, 2018 production of Tosca
Michael Tilson Thomas of the San Francisco Symphony with Nicholas Hu, left, and Nicholas McKee, right; Ragazzi choristers hired to sing Chichester Psalms, by Leonard Bernstein.

Bless Me, Ultima – A Mexican American Opera

Opera Cultura, San Jose CA

Libretto and music by Héctor Armienta. The opera is based on Rudolfo Anaya’s epic novel of the same title. The libretto was developed by in consultation with Mr. Anaya.  The west coast premiere was in April 2018 at the School of Arts and Culture – Mexican Heritage Theater. Featured artists were mezzo soprano Suzanna Guzman as Ultima and Ragazzi Boys Chorus chorister Nicholas Mckee as Antonio.

Sending Lucas to us was one of the great gifts of this season! He was beautifully prepared and an absolute delight. - Ellen M. Primack, Executive Director, Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music
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National Anthem @SF Giants Game

Ragazzi Boys Chorus sings the National Anthem at AT&T Park before a San Francisco Giants game, May 15, 2018