One Mo' – Bobby Timmons
Rhythmic and full of Bobby Timmons's signature soul sound. Bobby's piano solo transcription also available.
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- Recording: Bobby Timmons - Soul Time
- Recorded on: August 12 & 17, 1960
- Label: Riverside (RLP 334)
- Concert Key: G minor
- Vocal Range: , to
- Style: Swing (medium up)
- Piano - Bobby Timmons
- Bass - Sam Jones
- Drums - Art Blakey
December 19, 1935 – March 1, 1974
A beloved pianist with one of the most easily recognizable styles, Bobby Timmons is responsible not only for bringing his unique gospel-tinged voice to the piano, but also for his funky compositional masterpieces that have become jazz standards, like Moanin’ and This Here (Dis Here). These two are by no means the only memorable original works of Bobby’s—nearly all of his works are instantly recognizable as Bobby Timmons originals, as they all have his signature style of soul, funk, and gospel, while maintaining the hallmarks of true hard-bop jazz. Born in Philadelphia to a religious family, Bobby studied piano with his uncle, who also taught McCoy Tyner. He moved to New York at age 20 to start his recording career with Kenny Dorham’s Jazz Prophets. Read more...