Guillermo Klein: The Argentine Pianist Returns to New York

Published: June 2, 2006
WHEN Guillermo Klein brings his band to the Village Vanguard for a week of shows starting June 13, it will be the return of a beloved musician who never got the chance to use the momentum he was building on New York’s jazz scene in the late 1990’s. Instead he slipped away to Argentina and then to Spain. In New York we usually don’t draw the short straw like this. We have heard dispatches from Mr. Klein — three fascinating records — but have had to live with the fact that his evolution was taking place somewhere else… (Seguir Nota)