Raphael Ravenscroft

Raphael Ravenscroft

Real Name:
Raphael Griffin Ravenscroft
British musician has played saxophone (and sometimes French horn and winds) for artists ranging from Marvin Gaye to Pink Floyd, but he will likely be remembered best for just one song -- Gerry Rafferty's late '70s mega-hit "Baker Street," on which he played what was probably the most well-known saxophone part in an entire decade of popular music.

Born: June 4th 1954, Dumfries, Scotland, UK.
Died: October 19th 2014 at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital, aged 60, of a suspected heart attack. He had suffered a stroke months earlier. He lived in Exeter.
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Raphael Ravenscroft Discography Tracks


Raphael Ravenscroft Her Father Didn't Like Me Anyway (Album) Portrait US 1979 Sell This Version
Raf Ravenscroft* Lifeline (Album) Friends Records Sweden 1982 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Raf Ravenscroft* Lifeline (Single) Nems Records UK 1979 Sell This Version
POS 1311 Raf Ravenscroft* Maxine(7", Single) Polar POS 1311 Sweden 1982 Sell This Version
4043 Raf Ravenscroft* Lifeline(7", Single, Promo) Atlantic 4043 US 1982 Sell This Version
Raf Ravenscroft* Maxine (Single) Friends Records Netherlands 1985 Sell This Version

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