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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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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Bonus EP + Piano Day track

When we recorded KNOWN-UNKNOWN we recorded a HEAP of material... too much for one album.
So.... two things... 
1. We've packaged up a nice little Bonus EP of 4 songs we love from the session..
2. We've just released another…Read more