Trichotomy
THE NEW ALBUM - KNOWN-UNKNOWN - out NOW on Challenge Records.

4 STARS - "rugged, hooky themes and savvy pacing and drama" - The Guardian 
4 STARS - "this cohesive and exciting trio is back and on track" - All About Jazz
4 STARTS - Bright, melodic, rhythmic, intelligent and accessible, 2017 continues to find the band in rude creative health and still producing exciting and stimulating music" - The Jazzmann

n. pl.

1. Division into three parts or elements.
2. A system based on three parts or elements.

3. Piano. Drums. Bass.

Sean Foran - piano
John Parker - drums
Sam Vincent - bass

The Guardian
"These three make the resources of the conventional piano trio go a long way."  4 STARS

MOJO Magazine
“delightfully detailed ensembles, full of wit and vigour…they bamboozle with tricky time-signatures and intricate themes” 4 STARS

Irish Times
“Startling contrasts in dynamics, unusual time signatures and great rhythmic flexibility are swept along in the flow of invention of exciting performances…a stunningly together group”  4 STARS

BBC Music Magazine
"this is a genuine trio, with three equally important parts, and they never put a foot or finger wrong" 5 STARS

Jazzwise
"highly engaging peaks, the trio is in full flow"
"very ‘now'-sounding...beautifully poised"

The Australian
"a brilliant trio of stellar originality"

AllAboutJazz.com
"...fresh and exciting-and, yes, varied. Variations should be the album that propels Trichotomy to world-wide recognition"
"Fact Finding Mission is the sound of one of the most exciting trios in contemporary music".
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Trichotomy

Live with String Quartet - album release!

Well this has been some time coming.....way back in 2012 we wrote a suite of works for String Quartet and performed them at some festivals in Australia, the Stradbroke Island Chamber Music Festival the Melbourne Fringe Festival and the Restrung…

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Testing new sounds...

It's been quite fun recently spending some time in the studio testing a variety of electronic manipulations of our acoustic sounds. Big shout out to all at CRITTER and GUITARI and OWOW.... they make amazing gear!! 

 

KINDRED presents TRICHOTOMY

Brisbane's newest Jazz venue DOO-BOP is open! 

We're there as part of the KINDRED series... 

KINDRED – A collective of musicians presenting world class jazz and original music in Brisbane’s exciting new dedicated live jazz venue. Curated by

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Music from the Expressions Dance Company show

We're pretty excited to be performing the show BEHIND CLOSED DOORS with Expressions Dance Company from MAY 19-27. There's a great selection of music in the production... a good chunk of Trichotomy, plus some from Sean's solo album and…

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