First solo CD, "The Way You Look Tonight", is currently available. It consists of short, encore-type pieces, including three of my own arrangements.
Second solo CD released fall, 2010 - "Chaconne d'Amour". It includes the Brahms Sonata #2 in A, the Bach Partita #2 in D minor (with the Chaconne) and 3 short pieces.
Youtube c.2006 performing "Medtitation" from "Thais" by Massenet with orchestra www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Ul2QUc5Gqc
Highlights of the 2012-2013 season include serving as Concertmaster for both Regis Phibin and Clay Aiken, performing extensive concertmaster solos in a production of "Oliver", performing as both soloist and conductor three times in Vivaldi's "Winter" from "The Four Seasons" two performances of a completely unaccompanied recital and a performance of the Bach Double Violin Concerto.
A Program of Unaccompanied Violin Music
On Two Dates:
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 8 PM
The Dobbs Ferry Womens' Club
54 Clinton Avenue, Dobbs Ferry, New York 10522
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 8 PM
St. Michael's Hall
225 West 99 Street, New York City, 10025 between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue
PISENDEL (1687-1755) Sonata in A minor
BACH (1685-1750) Sonata no. 2 in A minor
RODE (1774-1830) Caprice no.2 in A minor
KLAYMAN Caprice no.2 in E minor
no.9 in E
no. 20 in D
no. 24 in A minor
Free Admission to Both Performances
For more information contact Mr. Klayman
"Outstanding performances... artistry and musical excellence... extraordinary talents..."
– Travis Gering, Artistic Director, Concerts Atlantique
"Beautiful tone, sure intonation"
– Randall C. Fleischer, Assistant Conductor, National Symphony
"March 25, 2006: a magnificent concert... Raphael Klayman performed eloquently."
– Greek News