June 13, 1592, Ches­ter, Che­shire, Eng­land.

Circa 1635, possibly in Lon­don.

Church of St. John the Baptist, Bar­net, London, Eng­land.


Ravenscroft became a chorister at Chi­ches­ter Ca­thed­ral, En­gland, in 1594. He also served at St. Paul’s Ca­thed­ral as a chorister, and wrote music for actors there. From 1618–22, he was the music master for Christ’s Hospital. Some of his work may be found in:

  1. Da Pacem
  2. Dunfermling
  3. Lincoln
  4. Old 104th
  5. Salisbury
  6. St. David