Kenneth Patchen

Allyn Ferguson and Kenneth Patchen with the Chamber Jazz Sextet

  • AllMusic Rating
  • User Ratings (0)
  • Your Rating

AllMusic Review by Michael G. Nastos

Patchen's mournful poetry coincides with Ferguson's sextet in a chamber-jazz dirge-like frame of reference. "Lonesome Boy Blues" and "I Went to the City" are outstanding. Downhearted, yes. Despondent, no. Ferguson plays piano, percussion, and French horn.