Seattle Symphony & Opera Players' Organization

Paul Rafanelli

Paul Rafanelli

Bassoonist Paul Rafanelli has been a member of the Seattle Symphony and Opera Orchestra since 1992.

He was previously a member of the Charleston (SC) Symphony Orchestra, and has performed in Italy with the Festival dei Due Mondi, and in the USA with the Grand Teton, Spoleto, Waterloo and Britt Festivals.

Mr. Rafanelli has been a concerto soloist with the Seattle Symphony and the Northwest Chamber Orchestra, and has appeared with Music of Remembrance, Seattle Chamber Players, Quake Ensemble, Icicle Creek Music Festival (Leavenworth, WA) and the Satori Wind Quintet (NYC).

He is a native of Seattle, WA and has since 1997 been the bassoon instructor at University of Puget Sound. Mr. Rafanelli received his education from the University of Washington, the Manhattan School of Music, and the Juilliard School.

Nielsen One And Two
Nielsen Three Four
Mahler 10 Dausgaard
Dausgaard Alpine
Become Desert
Become Ocean
Dalbavie
Bostridge French
Berlioz Requiem
Dutilleux Metaboles
Berio Sinfonia
Faure Masques
Ives Three Places
Dvorak Nine
Ives Unanswered Question
Brandi Carilile Live
American In Paris
Messiaen Poemes
Stravinsky Firebird
Dutilleux Hadelich


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