Raphael Klayman
Status: Member
Member Since: August 11, 2004
Last Visit:October 29, 2017

Raphael Klayman

Soloist, and member of top freelance orchestras in the New York and New Jersey areas. Please see my website for extensive information.

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

Performance Highlights:

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.

"Flying Solo"
Raphael Klayman
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

PAGANINI (1782-1840)

Three Caprices

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

Blog Posts

2017: Aug.

2016: Feb.

2015: Oct.

2014: Oct.

2013: Apr.

2012: Apr. May Jun. Oct. Nov.

2011: Oct.

2010: Sep.