Hello! My name is Henry Raker, and I’m a NYC based saxophonist and clarinetist.
Growing up, my father played me a lot of gospel music, disco, and classic rock, which all influenced me greatly. In high school, I heard Duke Ellington for the first time, and then Johnny Hodges, and then Charlie Parker, all of whom inspired me to discover my musical potential.
Originally from Brunswick, Maine, I have been playing saxophone since the age of 10. I've played with concert bands, jazz band,...
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