Meet Daniel Rafimayeri...

Iranian/French-American solo violinist, Daniel Rafimayeri, was born and raised in New York City. He is the Burdick-Thorne Gold medalist in the 2019 Stulberg International String Competition where he also captured the Bach Prize.


Highlights among his recent and forthcoming solo engagements include performances with The Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, Baltimore Chamber Symphony, and Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra. He is a featured artist with the French Consulate in New York City and has performed at venues such as Carnegie Hall, Harris Concert Hall at the Aspen Music Festival, Alice Tully at Lincoln Center, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Summer Stage.


Daniel is currently pursuing his Bachelor’s degree from the Juilliard School with Catherine Cho  and  plays on a Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume violin, Paris c. 1840.