promoting improvisation

New Release

CMJ Jazz Chart Debut at #12!
A Groundbreaking anthology of Afro-Cuban music, Salsa De La Bahía, reveals the hidden history of tropical heat from the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Artists

 

Patois Records goal is to provide an outlet to artists who might be otherwise overlooked. Meet our talented artists!

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Store

Discover, listen and purchase our artists music!

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About Patois Records

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.

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Press Room

Congratulations to the Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet for receiving their second GRAMMY nomination for Best Latin Jazz Album.

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