9th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2014

Ballot 2014

Ken Dryden (The New York City Jazz Record, Hot House)


  1. Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, Over Time: The Music of Bob Brookmeyer (Planet Arts)
  2. Denny Zeitlin, Stairway to the Stars (Sunnyside)
  3. John Clayton, The Parlor Series, Vol. 1: Gerald Clayton LTD (ArtistShare -13)
  4. Kirk Knuffke & Jesse Stacken, Five (SteepleChase)
  5. Lee Konitz-Dan Tepfer-Michael Janisch-Jeff Williams, First Meeting: Live in London, Vol. 1 (Whirlwind)
  6. Carsten Dahl, A Good Time (Storyville)
  7. The Microscopic Septet, Manhattan Moonrise (Cuneiform)
  8. Zach Brock & Eric Doney, As If By Magic (MD)
  9. Martin Wind, Turn Out the Stars (What If? Music)
  10. Holly Hofmann, Low Life: The Alto Flute Project (Capri)


  1. Louis Armstrong, The Columbia and RCA Victor Live Recordings (Mosaic)
  2. Jimmy Giuffre, New York Concerts (Elemental)
  3. Dill Jones, Up Jumped You With Love (Hep)