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Wobert Wedford
October 21st, 2014, 12:17 PM
Raphael Ravenscroft who played that wonderful sax part on Gerry Rafferty's Baker Street has died, aged 60, from a suspected heart attack. He was only paid $40 for playing and even then the cheque bounced, Rafferty went on to earn $130,000 a year from the track.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-29700432

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwfy3knhdIE

Wobert Wedford
October 21st, 2014, 04:23 PM
Raphael Ravenscroft in a BBC TV interview 2010

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwO0Mgzlg3I

another amazing track .... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ze0lRC8OyQ


(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwO0Mgzlg3I)