Bobby Timmons – This Here is Bobby Timmons (1960)

Cover Photo Larence N.Shustak

Bobby Timmons – This Here is Bobby Timmons (1960)


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Bobby Timmons

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Bobby Timmons during Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers’ A Night In Tunisia session, Englewood Cliffs NJ, August 7 or 14 1960

Photo Francis Wolff

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – A Night in Tunisia (1960)

Pianist Bobby Timmons 1957

Pianist Bobby Timmons

Bobby Timmons

during the recording session for Hank Mobley’s Hank album 1957 

Photo Francis Wolff

Hank Mobley – Hank (1957)

Bobby Timmons and Philly Joe Jones Sep 1957

Bobby Timmons and Philly Joe Jones

Pianist Bobby Timmons and drummer Philly Joe Jones during the recording session for Lee Morgan’s The Cooker album 1957

PHOTO Francis Wolff

The trumpeter, then just 19, teams up with baritonist Pepper Adams, pianist Bobby Timmons, bassist Paul Chambers and drummer Philly Joe Jones for a particularly strong set that is highlighted by a lengthy and fiery “Night in Tunisia,” “Lover Man” and a rapid rendition of “Just One of Those Things.” Morgan plays remarkably well for his age (already ranking just below Dizzy Gillespie and Miles Davis), making this an essential acquisition