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Marcus Strickland

It has already been an exciting career for Miami-raised soprano and tenor saxophonist Marcus Strickland, who has two releases on Fresh Sound New Talent Records as a leader (”At Last” and “Brotherhood”) and currently plays with Dave Douglas, Jeff 'Tain' Watts and Michael Carvin. Strickland also recently ended a five year stint with legendary drummer Roy Haynes. Although the aspiring saxophonist has been on two grammy-nominated recordings in a row (Fountain of Youth - Roy Haynes & Keystone - Dave Douglas), the most intriguing part is that Strickland's career has just begun. This is definitely indicated by his latest venture... Strick Muzik—his own record label. And what could be a better way to launch a label than with an adventurous double CD project featuring two bands of his and appropriately titled with a play on words Twi-Life.

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Albums

Nihil Novi
Nihil Novi
Blue Note Records
2016
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Open Reel Deck
Open Reel Deck
Strick Muzik
2007
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Twi-Life
Twi-Life
Strick Muzik
2006
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Marcus Strickland: Twi-Life
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Strick Muzik
2006
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Brotherhood
Brotherhood
Blue Moon
2003
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At Last
At Last
Blue Moon
2002
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