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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The Color of Angels

Doug Scarborough
published: January 17, 2022

Secret Exit to Another Dimension

Piet Verbist
published: January 08, 2022

What I Meant to Say

Steve Million
published: December 24, 2021

It's Not Business, It's Personal

Jim Knapp Orchestra
published: December 12, 2021

Social Anthems, Volume 1

Cathy Segal-Garcia
published: November 13, 2021

Day Of Rest

David Friesen
published: November 05, 2021

The Alchemist

Scott Reeves
published: October 08, 2021

Reflecting on Freedom

Alon Farber Hagiga
published: October 06, 2021

What I Meant to Say

Steve Million
published: August 29, 2021

Seen on the Scene

Jared Hall
published: August 25, 2021

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