Marcus Strickland

Location Info


Jazz Standard

116 E. 27th St.
New York, NY 10016

Category: Music Venues

Region: Murray Hill

The feisty saxophonist puts together strong bands, and invariably his performances take on an overtly physical feel. It comes from ardor of his horn lines and the vehemence of his cohort. This time out it's a rhythm section of bassist Linda Oh and drummer Justin Brown—both love to amp up the tension by messing with the groove at hand, and Strickland will sanction any action that stirs the pot. Secret weapon? Pianist Gerald Clayton, a marvel.
Aug. 13-14, 7:30 & 9:30 p.m., 2013
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