MARCUS STRICKLAND at Scullers Jazz Club
axophonist Marcus Strickland is a charter member of the 21st century jazz vanguard. Strickland and other artists such as Jeremy Pelt and Robert Glasper breathed new life into jazz early in the new millenium. He worked for several years with legendary drummer Roy Haynes and also has worked with a wide variety of artists, including Christian McBride, Mos Def, and many others.
In 2016 he released Nihil Novi, his debut recording on the world-famous Blue Note label, (with producer Meshell N'Degeocello,featuring his newly-formed band, Twi-Life, with rising star trumpeter Keyon Harrold, drummer Charles Haynes, bassist Kyle Miles and organist Mitch Henry, with guest spots by Robert Glasper, Jean Baylor, others.