Chun-King

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Chun-King
Studio album by Bobby Timmons
Released 1964
Recorded August 12, 1964
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 37:09
Label Prestige
Bobby Timmons chronology
Little Barefoot Soul
(1964)
Chun-King
(1964)
Workin' Out!
(1964)

Chun-King is an album by American jazz pianist Bobby Timmons recorded in 1964 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Jason Ankeny awarded the album 4 stars calling it "an intimate, soulful session that spotlights the range and command of all involved".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Bobby Timmons except as indicated

  1. "Chun-King" (Keter Betts, Charlie Byrd) - 6:36
  2. "Walking Death" - 6:07
  3. "O Grande Amor" (Vinicius de Moraes, Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 6:55
  4. "Gettin' It Togetha'" - 6:50
  5. "I Could Have Danced All Night" (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe) - 6:24
  6. "Someone to Watch Over Me" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 4:17


Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bobby Timmons discography accessed February 10, 2011
  2. ^ a b Ankeny, J. Allmusic Review accessed February 10, 2011