Origin Records

| Maintained by Matt Jorgensen


8649 Island Drive South
Seattle, WA 98118
ph. 206-781-2589


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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All Reviews

  1. San Ygnacio Marcos Varela
    San Ygnacio
    February 10, 2017
  2. Rumbler Bill Anschell
    January 02, 2017
  3. Triple Exposure David Friesen Circle 3 Trio
    Triple Exposure
    November 30, 2016
  4. Impulsive Illuminations Tom Collier
    Impulsive Illuminations
    October 28, 2016
  5. Pastures Clay Giberson
    October 26, 2016
  6. The Expensive Train Set Tim Davies Big Band
    The Expensive Train Set
    October 05, 2016
  7. And the Rhythm Serenaders Michael Gamble
    And the Rhythm Serenaders
    August 22, 2016
  8. WANDERlust Allison Adams Tucker
    August 19, 2016
  9. Basement Blues John Stowell/Michael Zilber Quartet
    Basement Blues
    August 04, 2016
  10. Beauty Within Anthony Branker & Imagine
    Beauty Within
    August 03, 2016

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