Donny Brook

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Donny Brook
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Studio album by Don Patterson with Sonny Stitt
Released 1970
Recorded September 15, 1969
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PR 7816
Producer Bob Porter
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Donny Brook is an album by organist Don Patterson with saxophonist Sonny Stitt recorded in 1969 and released on the Prestige label.[1] The album features guitarist Grant Green who was credited as Blue Grant for contractual reasons, being then signed to Blue Note Records.


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars stating "It's good organ jazz, although not the best performances in this style from the three lead players".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Don Patterson except as indicated

  1. "Donny Brook" (Grant Green) - 8:25
  2. "Mud Turtle" - 9:58
  3. "St. Thomas" (Sonny Rollins) - 5:28
  4. "Good Bait" (Count Basie, Tadd Dameron) - 8:31
  5. "Starry Night" (John H. Densmore) - 5:50



  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed April 2, 2013
  2. ^ a b Todd, J. Allmusic Review, accessed April 2, 2013