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

  • July 5, 2017 -- 9:15pm Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    Parco di Villa Varda
    Blues in Villa
    Brugnera
    Italy
  • July 7, 2017 -- 8:30pm Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    Ghent Jazz Festival
    Ghent
    Belgium
  • July 8, 2017 -- 7pm Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    North Sea Jazz Festival
    Rotterdam
    Netherlands
  • July 9, 2017 Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    AtoJazz Festival
    Sofia
    Bulgaria
  • July 10, 2017 -- 10:15pm Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    Istanbul Jazz Festival
    Istanbul
    Turkey
  • July 12, 2017 -- 7:30pm Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    Sparda Welt
    Höhenpark Killesberg, Stuttgart 70192
    Germany
  • July 13, 2017 -- 9pm Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    Arena Santa Giuliana
    Umbria Jazz Festival
    Perugia
    Italy
  • July 14, 2017 Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    Piazza Cesare Battisti
    Foggia
    Italy
  • July 18, 2017 -- 8:45pm Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    Nice Jazz Festival
    Nice
    France
  • July 19-21, 2017 Marcus Strickland w/ Christian McBride’s New Jawn
    Ronnie Scott's
    47 Frith St, Soho, London W1D 4HT, UK
    United Kingdom
  • 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
  • October 18, 2017 Marcus Strickland w/ The E.J. Strickland Quintet
    Duc Des Lombards
    42 Rue des Lombards, 75001, Paris
    France
  • October 21, 2017 Marcus Strickland w/ The E.J. Strickland Quintet
    Jeleniogórskie Centrum Kultury
    1 Maja 60, 58-500, Jelenia Góra
    Poland

Press Kit Materials

  • pdf
    MarcusStrickland_EPK_FINAL
  • pdf
    MS_Twi-Life_PressRelease_Nihil Novi
  • pdf
    Marcus – Long Bio
  • pdf
    Marcus – Short Bio