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Primary Instrument: Guitar

Born: March 30, 1957

Whether you’ve heard guitarist Dave Stryker fronting his own group (with 20 CD’s as a leader to date), or as a featured sideman with Stanley Turrentine, Jack McDuff, and Kevin Mahogany, you know why Gary Giddins in the Village Voice calls him “one of the most distinctive guitarists to come along in recent years.” He was voted one of the Top Ten Guitarists in the 2001 Critics and Readers Poll of Downbeat Magazine, and was recently elected again as a Rising Star for the 5th time in the 2008 Downbeat Critics Poll.

Stryker grew up in Omaha, Nebraska, moved to New York City in 1980, and joined organist Jack McDuff’s group, traveling all over the U.S. for two years (1984-85). From 1986 to 1995, Stryker played with tenor saxophonist Stanley Turrentine, performing at all the major festivals, concert halls, and clubs throughout the world. He has also performed with Freddie Hubbard, James Moody, Dizzy Gillespie, Jimmy Smith, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Eliane Elias, Joe Lovano and many others....
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Music

Featured recording “Eight Track”

Eight Track

Strikezone Records
2014
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    Eight Track

    Strikezone Records
    2014
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    Dave Stryker: Eight Track

    Strikezone Records
    2014
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    Strike Up The Band

    SteepleChase Records
    2009
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    The Chaser

    Mel Bay Records
    2007
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    Big City

    Mel Bay Records
    2005
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    First Strike

    Milestone Records
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