The Exciting New Organ of Don Patterson

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The Exciting New Organ of Don Patterson
Studio album by Don Patterson with Booker Ervin
Released 1964
Recorded May 12, 1964
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 39:50
Label Prestige
PR 7323
Producer Ozzie Cadena
Don Patterson chronology
Shangri-La
(1964)
The Exciting New Organ of Don Patterson
(1964)
Hip Cake Walk
(1964)

The Exciting New Organ of Don Patterson is the debut album by organist Don Patterson recorded in 1964 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 4½ stars stating simply "Great album with Booker Ervin on tenor sax".[2]


Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Don Patterson except as indicated

  1. "S'Bout Time" - 11:00
  2. "Up in Betty's Room" - 5:10
  3. "Oleo" (Sonny Rollins) - 3:00
  4. "When Johnny Comes Marching Home" (Traditional) - 10:50
  5. "The Good Life" (Sacha Distel, Jack Readon) - 9:50

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed March 22, 2013
  2. ^ a b Erlewine, M. Allmusic Review, accessed March 22, 2013