From the Bottom

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From the Bottom
From the Bottom.jpg
Studio album by Bobby Timmons
Released 1970
Recorded 1964
Genre Jazz
Length 33:05
Label Riverside
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Bobby Timmons chronology
Born to Be Blue!
(1963)Born to Be Blue!1963
From the Bottom
Little Barefoot Soul
(1964)Little Barefoot Soul1964

From the Bottom is an album by American jazz pianist Bobby Timmons recorded in 1964 and released on the Riverside label.[1]


The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars stating "Bobby Timmons, a highly influential funk pianist, is in generally excellent form".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz 3/4 stars[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Bobby Timmons except as indicated
  1. "From the Bottom" - 4:59
  2. "Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars)" (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 4:17
  3. "Medley: You're Blasé / Bewitched" (Ord Hamilton, Bruce Sievier / Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - Sievier 3:37
  4. "If I Should Lose You" (Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin) - 4:51
  5. "Samba Triste" (Billy Blanco, Baden Powell de Aquino) - 3:19
  6. "Someone to Watch Over Me" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 6:31
  7. "Moanin'" - 5:31
  • Recorded in New York City in early 1964.



  1. ^ Bobby Timmons discography accessed February 10, 2011
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed February 108, 2011
  3. ^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 1402. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0.