Raphael KlaymanBrooklyn, New York
Raphael joined Violinist.com on Aug 11, 2004
Violinist.com blog: http://www.violinist.com/blog/rkviolin
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.
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 8 PM
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
Free Admission to Both Performances
– 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
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