It continues to fascinate! / Volkskrant
Taking the listener something completely new / Downbeat USA
A nice balance between musical tradition and playfulness / Jazzism
November 1-11- 2023
Tour Argentina. Undercurrent Trio & guest Gerard Kleijn
11 |Paseo del buen pastor, Cordoba Jazz Fest. (AR)
8 | Ituzaingo, Pcia de Buenos Aires (AR)
6 | Improv Workshop. ECEM, Mar del Plata, Pcia de Buenos Aires (AR)
5 | ECEM, Mar del Plata, Pcia de Buenos Aires (AR)
4 | Visual Music. La Usina del Arte – Buenos Aires jazz Fest (AR). I
4 | Masterclass Fest de Jazz de Bs. As. Vidriera DGEART, Ciudad de Buenos Aires (AR)
3 | La Usina del Arte – Buenos Aires Jazz Fest. (AR).
Line up Undercurrent Trio:
Iman Spaargaren – tenor saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet
Gerard Kleijn – trumpet, flugel horn
Guillermo Celano – guitar
Marcos Baggiani – drums, percussion
Dutch jazz trumpeter and composer Gerard Kleijn has led a very wide variety of his own groups and has made 12 CD’s as a (co)bandleader, all very well received by the international press and audiences. He played at festivals and venues throughout Europe, Indonesia, Syria, Lebanon, Mexico, Russia and the United States. read further
Reviews 2019 – Wild Man Conspiracy & Chris Cheek
Live at the Bimhuis
'Rewardingly innovative ' 'Each track is utterly unique' New York City Jazz Record (USA) 2019
'Sonic Potrtraits, 'The group shows the ability to dig a nice hip groove' Jazzweekly (UK) 2019'
'The four musicians are at the height of their instrument’s potential, artistically challenging each other and that is what makes their live performance so fascinating.'Ivan Rod – Denmark 2019'
An ointment for the soul' 'This album is a must for the adventurous listener the
satisfaction will be great.’Maxazine - Belgium 2019'
A great example of an original approach to music'Jazzism (NL)★★★★1/2'