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 & Danny Widdicombe

We have a surprising new project. Perhaps some of you have followed our music making for some time, and no doubt you're seen that we have enjoyed collaborating with a variety of artists - jazz musicians, classical ensembles, video artists…

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Recent gigs & new collaborations...

It's been a blast recently with gigs at the Stonnington Jazz Festival with Expressions Dance Company and the wonderful vocalists Kristin Berardi + Kayleigh Pincott.

We also collaborated with VJ Andrew Gibbs for a show in Brisbane.... a little snap…

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QMA Win

We're very pleased to announce that the track ASSET OR LIABILITY from the KNOWN-UNKNOWN album has won the Qld Music Award Jazz work of the year for 2018. Nice stuff! 

Big thanks to all at Q Music for this…

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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!!