Patois RecordsPatois Records

San Francisco, CA 94132
[email protected]


Number represents reach distance in miles from city

San Francisco 75 Oakland 75 San Jose 75

Patois Records is dedicated to support the growth and perpetuation of improvisational music that pushes the pre-conceived parameters of jazz and it’s related/unrelated forms. The organization is committed to record, perform, codify and promote improvisation as an integral approach to creating music and as a way of life.

Patois Records goal is to provide an outlet to artists who might be otherwise overlooked,to promote understanding in the ability to communicate, make music and stimulate artistic growth in the community.

Patois Records seeks to help educators teach jazz improvisation, and to make it easy for listeners to appreciate the music by helping them increase their knowledge, skills and repertoire.

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Moving Mists

Luke Gillespie
published: February 07, 2020

The Rhythm of Invention

Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet
published: August 28, 2019

Canto América

Michael Spiro, Wayne Wallace, La Orquesta Sinfonietta
published: November 03, 2016

Canto América

Michael Spiro/Wayne Wallace
published: March 07, 2016


Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet
published: February 25, 2016


Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet
published: February 23, 2016

Salsa de la Bahia vol 2, Hoy Y Ayer

published: September 09, 2015


Mitch Shiner and the BloomingTones Big Band
published: April 15, 2015

Ritmos Unidos

Ritmos Unidos
published: March 02, 2015


Mitch Shiner And The BloomingTones Big Band
published: August 01, 2014

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