E.J. Strickland Quintet in Clermont-Ferrand
Jazz en Tête Festival 2017
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E.J. Strickland — Drummer
Marcus Strickland — Tenor/saxophonist, Soprano/saxophonist
Louis Godwin — Alto saxophonist
Taber Gable — Pianist
Josh Ginsburg — Double bassist
Drummer E.J. Strickland's rise to the top took place alongside jazz legends such as Ravi Coltrane, Cassandra Wilson, Terence Blanchard and Wynton Marsalis. Now a respected bandleader in his own right, Strickland is the gravitational point of a group of talented musicians, who surround him on stage in this high-flying concert.
Here the E.J. Strickland Quintet, his signature ensemble, take the stage of the Jazz en Tête festival in Clermont-Ferrand, France for a dazzling program rich in technical ease and cohesion, with: twin brother Marcus Strickland on tenor and soprano saxophones, Taber Gable on piano, Louis Godwin on alto saxophone, and Josh Ginsburg on double-bass.
Saturday, March 14, 2026