Avi Rafael is a California based saxophonist and composer. Rafael currently lives in Los Angeles CA, performing, composing and teaching. Rafael has been performing with his original music and other well-known musicians since around 2009, touring in the US, Europe and Israel, and collaborating with highly acclaimed musicians and performers.
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With over two decades worth of experience, Avi Rafael had studied in the most prestigious music institutions including Berklee College of Music, won several music awards and played at the most famous music venues around the world. Rafael is well experienced with both live and studio work, and have performed and recorded as a leader or sideman in numerous settings and genres.
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10 Reviews - 1 Repeat ClientEndorse Avi Rafael
Avi nailed another pair of sax tracks for my song. He always hits a bulls eye and adds the feel and tone I need. Great sounding recordings too, and quick turnaround.
Avi was great! everything sounded excellent, and was completed promptly. I definitely look forward to working with him again!
Another great track from Avi. Nailed it.
Avi nailed another sax track for me. He has great tone and style. The quality of the tracks are top notch and he did the whole part, playing to sheet music with a quick turnaround. Great sax player!
very fast and perfect for what I needed ! Thank you
Avi did a great job on a tenor sax track playing to a written part, He added his feel and expression to the track and it turned out great. Quick turnaround too!
Avi nailed my tenor sax track perfectly. He has great tone and style. He played to a sheet music part, so he didn't get much chance to improv but he hit it!
Avi is the most professional and accurate saxophone player I've ever got the chance to work with. He’s extremely versatile and has tons of experience. Just let him do his thing and you won't regret it! Highly recommended for anyone that's looking for the perfect sax for their track!
Have you ever heard this saxophone sound in songs or TV that just made you sink in your chair and melt? This is Avi Rafaelov. Having worked with Avi in the past, I always had a great experience. He is super versatile and is able to fit a wide variety of projects. You can expect an accurate and timely delivery, great personality and an easy-going professional that will put his heart and soul into your project. I highly recommend working with Avi!
Professional, hard working and friendly is how I describe Avi. Amazing guy who knows and understands music and more specifically, Jazz. His music is a mix of cutting edge fusion jazz with a hint of nostalgy for the warm, fun tones of the 80s/90s. He is a very capable musician and spans many genres and styles.