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Jim Gailloreto Jazz String Quintet
The Pythiad
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33022)
Dan Dean
Songs Without Words
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33021)
Gwendolyn Dease
Beguiled
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33020)
Cherie Hughes and Roberto Limon
On My People
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33019)
Jim Knapp & Scrape
Approaching Vyones
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33018)
Idit Shner
Le Merle Noir
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33017)
Yumiko Endo Schlaffer
Rhapsodie
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33016)
Brian Chin
Eventide
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33015)
Doug Lofstrom
Concertino: The Music Of Doug Lofstrom
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33014)
Tom Collier
Plays Haydn, Mozart, Telemann and others
(ORIGIN CLASSICAL 33013)

ORIGIN CLASSICAL NEWS

Douglas Detrick's AnyWhen Ensemble awarded 2011 Chamber Music America Grant

The New York composer and trumpeter will work on new music for his ensemble, as a follow-up to their 2011 release Rivers Music. The ensemble will be performing the piece on the east and west coasts and in the midwest, and Doug will be giving talks on the piece as well as some open rehearsals. Additional funding for CMA comes from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.

Brian Chin premiers piece at ITG - Sidney, Australia

Trumpeter Brian Chin has traveled to Sidney, Australia to perform the Bukvich Trumpet Sonata (heard on his latest disc, Universal Language) at the International Trumpet Guild's 2010 Conference. Be sure to check out sound clips from the project here.

ORIGIN RECORDS at MIDEM 2011 - Cannes, France

The Origin Team traveled to France to attend this year's MIDEM conference. Much business in the works- stay tuned.

Daniel Barry in Northern Romania

Composer Daniel Barry recently returned from the Maramures region of Northern Romania. He spent several days at the home studio of master Romanian singer and instrumentalist Ioan Pop. "The rich tradition of Gypsy and Romanian folk music in this part of the world is very profound. It encompasses joy, pathos, banality, great beauty, serenity and frenzy, nearly all of the elements I'm looking for to continue my work."

Composer Dan Cavanagh wins international award with Adler commission

OA2 Artist Dan Cavanagh's composition, "From the Barrage Comes Clarity," on John Adler's recent release Confronting Inertia, has been chosen as a Prize Winner by Greece's National Academy of Music during their 'International Music Prizes for Excellence in Composition 2009' competition, and awarded a Gold Medal of Distinction. The winners were announced at the Gala concert, at the Public Theater of Sykies in Thessaloniki, Greece.

Walden Symphony no.1 receives two Grammy Nominations

Well known throughout his native Germany and in his adopted home of Los Angeles as a consummate composer & arranger for film, orchestras, and his Grammy-nominated Big Band, Chris Walden debuts his first Symphony, an exploration of the primal earth, fire, wind and water concepts, conducting the Hollywood Studio Symphony. Besides his recent Grammy nominations, Walden was honored last year by the American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers, and lauded for his ground-breaking Kurt Marti Suite (Origin 82482) for Big Band and 100-member St. John’s choir from Hamburg, Germany.

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Dec 13, 2017: David Friesen's Christmas Concert
O’Connor‘s Vault, Portland (7.30 PM)
7850 SW Capitol Hwy
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David Friesen-bass, , Rob Davis - tenor, soprano , , Joe Manis -  tenor, soprano ,, Dan Gaynor - piano, Charlie Doggett – drums


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No Ho’s Hawaiian Cafe, Portland (6:30 PM)
4627 Northeast Fremont Street,
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David Friesen-bass, , Greg Goebel – piano, , Charlie Doggett – drums ,



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Dec 16, 2017: David Friesen's Christmas Concert
Woodctock Wine & Deli, Portland (7.30 PM)
4030 SE Woodstock
Portland, OR 97202 {map it}
503-777-2208
David Friesen-bass, , Rob Davis - tenor, soprano , , Joe Manis -  tenor, soprano ,, Dan Gaynor - piano, Charlie Doggett – drums


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Dec 21, 2017: DARIA with the HoT LicKs
Yoshi's, Oakland (8:00 PM)
510 Embarcadero West
Oakland, CA 94607 {map it}
510-238-9200
Daria, Vocals/Percussion/Melodica, Roberta Donnay, Vocals/Percussion/Guitar, Paul Robinson, Vocals/Guitar, Benito Cortez, Vocals/Violin/Mandolin
The HoT LicKs - Music of Dan Hicks, "The King Of Folk-Swing".
Xmas Show!
Original members of Dan’s final band; Daria, Roberta Donnay, Paul Robinson, and Benito Cortez
perform classic gems written by the Man himself as well as songs that Dan loved to cover in his own original style. Their music is a blend of Gypsy Jazz, Folk and Swing.


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Dec 28, 2017: Phil Parisot
Tula's Jazz Club, Seattle (7:30 PM)
2214 2nd Avenue
Seattle, WA 98121 {map it}
206-443-4221



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