Marcus Strickland

“It all started as a hobby”, Marcus Strickland says of his beat making. “It was what I did after playing sets with Roy Haynes or Jeff ‘Tain’ Watts” or on a break between practicing saxophone etudes. It started separately, and naturally became one with my voice as a composer and saxophonist.” Marcus Strickland’s debut Blue Note/ Revive Records release Nihil …

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Upcoming Appearances

  • April 29, 2017 Marcus Strickland w/ Kendrick Scott Oracle
    Ethno Jazz Festival
    Purkyniego 1, Wroclaw, Poland
  • May 24-27, 2017 -- 7:30pm, 9:30pm Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    Jazz at the Bistro
    3536 Washington Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63103
  • June 14, 2017 -- 7pm Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    The Sapphire Room
    Riverside Hotel
    2900 W Chinden Blvd, Boise, ID 83714
  • June 24, 2017 Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride
    Walt Disney Concert Hall
    111 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
  • July 26, 2017 -- 7:30pm, 9:30pm Marcus Strickland’s Twi-Life
    Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola
    10 Columbus Circle, #5, New York, NY 10019

Press Kit Materials

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    MS_Twi-Life_PressRelease_Nihil Novi
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    Marcus – Long Bio
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    Marcus – Short Bio