2014 Holiday Greetings

Wishing our friends and family 
all the best during the holidays 
and a Happy New Year in 2015!

Here are some photos and video clips touching on some of the highlights of 2014.


Highlights of 2014
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Colin continues to be active in the performing arts.  
Here are some video clips.


String Quartet at Christmas Mass

Colin plays violin in the St Matthias Music ministry.  During Christmas mass he was part of a string quartet that played during the transition between the Christmas Pageant and the Mass.

Note: All videos may be viewed within this page or in full screen mode.

Recital - Bach

Colin Raab performs Bach Sonata # 1 in D minor, Presto Movement.
  • October 2014, during the semi-annual recital hosted by his violin instructor.

Acting & Singing

SF Conservatory of Music 

Colin participated in the two week Gilbert & Sullivan Scenes Program in June 2013 and 2014.
Run by Lamplighters Music Theatre at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, the program culminates with a performance of 36 scenes from different operettas which feature the various youth actors.  Colin played lead roles in several scenes including these two as the Duke of Plaza Toro from The Gondoliers.

"From the Sunny Spanish Shore"

"In Enterprise of Martial Kind"

Hamlet Soliloquy

"To be or not to be" 

Colin delivers Hamlet's famous monologue in his North Star Academy 8th grade English class during a poetry module, December 2014.  Preparation time was less than a week including three fifteen-minute lunch sessions with Ms.Tagano.

The video clip includes:
  • 0 - 1:34       Introduction by Mia Tagano, TheatreWorks Playing with Poetry Teaching Artist
  • 1:35 - 3:14   Colin monologue