Asiko Afrobeat Ensemble
Raphael plays drumset in this exiting new 9-piece original Afrobeat band.
Raphael Plays Drumset with this established Toronto based songwriter.
Emerald Jazz Trio
Raphael plays drumset in a busy piano trio with Patick Hewan and Gram Whitty. The group specialize in corporate events and weddings. The sound is modeled itself after the classic post bop piano trios such as Ahmad Jamal Trio and Phineas Newborn. www.emeraldjazz.com
Crissi Cochrane, Darling Darling
Raphael composed 4 string quartet accompaniments for Crissi Cochrane's 2010 critically acclaimed LP, Darling Darling. www.crissicochrane.com
Maracatu Nunca Antes
Raphael played Shekere, Gongue and Alfaia on Maracatu Nunca Ante's first LP, The Beat Migration, in 2007
Raphael played as a core member of the street percussion group Samba Elegua from 2003-2005 and directed the group in 2006.