Hip Cake Walk

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Hip Cake Walk
Hip Cake Walk.jpg
Studio album by Don Patterson with Booker Ervin
Released 1964
Recorded May 12 and July 10, 1964
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 39:50
Label Prestige
PR 7349
Producer Ozzie Cadena
Don Patterson chronology
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(1964)The Exciting New Organ of Don Patterson1964
Hip Cake Walk
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Hip Cake Walk is an album by organist Don Patterson recorded in 1964 and released on the Prestige label.[1]


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

Allmusic writer Eugene Chadbourne awarded the album 4 stars stating "Organist Don Patterson went through a richly productive period in the '60s, fashioning a fortress of funky organ jazz hi-fi on the Prestige label" and noting the album has "special status".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Don Patterson except as indicated

  1. "Sister Ruth" - 5:00
  2. "Donald Duck" - 5:45
  3. "Rosetta" - 7:15
  4. "Hip Cake Walk" - 16:40
  5. "Under the Boardwalk" (Kenny Young, Arthur Resnick) - 2:50
  • Recorded at Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on May 12 (track 4) and July 10 (tracks 1-3 & 5), 1964



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