Tyyni is the third album by Finnish-born sound artist and musician Cucina Povera aka Maria Rossi. The second album
recorded using a more studio-based scenario – as opposed to last year’s Zoom, a collection of in-situ, spontaneous recordings
– Tyyni feels like a slowly unfurling mediation on the clash between nature and mechanical living, a rumination on the
complexities of modern life that begin to unveil more about the inner landscape of the artist as it progresses. A Finnish word
referring to still, serene weather, the title belies a new note of turmoil in Cucina Povera’s soundworld. Tyyni represents a
more detailed focus on the sculpting of sounds that curl around Rossi’s hymnal vocal performances.