Origin Records

8649 Island Drive South
Seattle, WA 98118
ph. 206-781-2589
em. [email protected]



Origin Records

Origin Records / OA2 Records / Origin Classical, All About Jazz: Seattle, and the Ballard Jazz Festival.

Origin Records was created in the fall of 1997 by Seattle drummer John Bishop to help in the design, production and distribution of jazz recordings made by his own groups and by artists he's known or worked with over his 25 years of performing.

With a great amount of early and continuing help from his former student, webmaster and New York drummer Matt Jorgensen, the label debuted on the web in 1998 and has grown steadily. With Matt's move back to Seattle in 2002, the focus has been to expand distribution, performing and recording opportunities for Origin artists as well as making developed resources available to a wider group of artists.

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  1. Signals Trio Linguae
    September 22, 2020
  2. Trapeze Scenes
    September 05, 2020
  3. A Wake of Sorrows Engulfed in Rage Alain Mallet Mutt Slang 2
    A Wake of Sorrows Engulfed in Rage
    July 29, 2020
  4. Originations Ryan Cohan
    July 16, 2020
  5. The Natural Order of Things Ted Moore Trio
    The Natural Order of Things
    June 05, 2020
  6. Diluvio Robby Ameen
    May 21, 2020
  7. Joy Benjamin Boone
    May 20, 2020
  8. Diluvio Robby Ameen
    May 16, 2020
  9. Speakin' Out Multiple Artists
    Speakin' Out
    April 14, 2020
  10. Trumpet Ship Thomas Marriott
    Trumpet Ship
    March 28, 2020

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