Origin Artist

Scenes



Considerably absorbing... their rapport has reached an enviable tightness. Dynamically astute and rhythmically sensitive, this is very satisfying music, the kind of interactive Jazz that doesn't hit you over the head as much as insinuate itself into your consciousness.
Stuart Kremsky, Cadence

After 15 years of performing together, the rapport between the legendary Portland guitarist John Stowell, and Seattlites, bassist Jeff Johnson and drummer John Bishop, has reached such a level of intimacy and connectedness, they transcend the traditional concept of a "guitar trio." Whether performing their intriguing originals or the thoughtful reimaginings of less-done classics, each piece is a ticket to somewhere unique, like a travelogue of where the trio's members have been and where they would like to go. Documented on five albums for Origin Records, their music continually inspires comments from reviewers bordering on the poetic: "Whispers of intelligent messages." Jazz Weekly - "...images of chilly mists rolling into town off the cold Puget Sound, filmy tendrils drifting up dark, shadowy streets." All About Jazz - "Fertile is the band's mind and talent for a sound ethereal." All About Jazz.


RECORDINGS FEATURING Scenes


Scenes
Origin 82594

Scenes
Origin 82555

Scenes
Origin 82470

John Bishop with Jeff Johnson, Rick Mandyck, John Stowell
Origin 82390

ARTIST VIDEO:

Explore other Groups:

RadioAction
The Acoustic Jazz Quartet
New Stories
Deardorf / Peterson Group
Flatland
Upper Left Trio
Lower Monumental
Collier & Dean
Big Neighborhood
BOX
Sonando
Trio East
Deep Blue Organ Trio
Bridge Quartet
Roy Assaf & Eddy Khaimovich Quartet
Diverse
Bug
EEA
speak
Wellstone Conspiracy
Ziggurat Quartet
Linda Tsatsanis & John Lenti
Seattle Trumpet Consort
Q.E.D.
R|E|D|S
Storms/Nocturnes
AsGuests
twopool
Human Spirit
Hood Smoke
Free Range Saxophone Quartet
Douglas Detrick\'s AnyWhen Ensemble
WDCB
The Spin Quartet
Mamutrio
Triocity

Join the Origin Community

ORIGIN RECORDS

OA2 RECORDS

ORIGIN CLASSICAL

CONTACT US

  • Origin Records
    8649 Island Drive South
    Seattle, WA 98118
    ph: (206) 781-2589
    fx: (206) 374-2618
  • Email / Order Info / Etc
THE ORIGIN MUSIC GROUP • FOUNDED 1997 / SEATTLE, WA • THE MUSIC YOU NEED