Pokaz Trio: Kintsugi

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Pokaz Trio are a recently emerged – and seemingly largely unknown – project borne out of the city of Odessa in Ukraine. Headed by Andrew Pokaz, composer and pianist in both jazz and classical contexts, they make their group debut with Kintsugi. A gritty double-bass introduction by Vitaliy Fesenko leads us into the opening track, Slavonic Dance, which gradually crescendos and grows through playfully mysterious piano melodies and flourishes by Pokaz. Other compo
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