10th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2015

Ballot 2015

Thomas Conrad (JazzTimes, Stereophile, New York City Jazz Record)


  1. Maria Schneider, The Thompson Fields (ArtistShare)
  2. Ryan Truesdell's Gil Evans Project, Lines of Color (Blue Note/ArtistShare)
  3. Charles Lloyd, Wild Man Dance (Blue Note)
  4. Rudresh Mahanthappa, Bird Calls (ACT)
  5. Amina Figarova, Blue Whisper (In + Out)
  6. Chris Potter, Imaginary Cities (ECM)
  7. Chris Dingman, The Subliminal and the Sublime (Inner Arts Initiative)
  8. Giovanni Guidi, This Is the Day (ECM)
  9. Jon Irabagon, Behind the Sky (Irrabagast)
  10. Noah Preminger, Pivot: Live at the 55 Bar (Noah Preminger)


  1. Miles Davis, At Newport 1955-1975: The Bootleg Series Vol. 4 (Columbia/Legacy)
  2. Erroll Garner, The Complete Concert by the Sea (Columbia/Legacy)
  3. Wes Montgomery, In the Beginning (Resonance)