A first-rate player on an unusual instrument, Klucevsek has been the accordionist of choice for some time in New York’s experimental circles-but that probably isn’t saying a whole lot. Still, he’s made much of his time on the scene, participating in many notable projects, Dave Douglas’ Charms of the Night Sky Quartet probably the best known among them. Klucevsek occasionally strikes out on his own, usually in intimate small-group settings. He followed up his string of recordings for John Zorn’s Tzadik label with another few on Winter & Winter, and Tales From the Cryptic is his latest.
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