11th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2016

Ballot 2016

Troy Dostert (Free Jazz Collective, All About Jazz)


  1. Claudia Quintet, Super Petite (Cuneiform)
  2. I Am Three, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus (Leo)
  3. Mary Halvorson, Away With You (Firehouse 12)
  4. I.P.A., I Just Did Say Something (Cuneiform)
  5. Tyshawn Sorey, The Inner Spectrum of Variables (Pi)
  6. John Zorn [Craig Taborn-Christian McBride-Tyshawn Sorey], Flaga: The Book of Angels, Volume 27 (Tzadik)
  7. Eve Risser White Desert Orchestra, Les Deux Versants Se Regardent (Clean Feed)
  8. Angelika Niescier & Florian Weber, NYC Five (Intakt)
  9. Wadada Leo Smith, America's National Parks (Cuneiform)
  10. Susana Santos Silva, Life and Other Transient Storms (Clean Feed)


  1. Thad Jones & Mel Lewis, All My Yesterdays (Resonance)
  2. Peter Brötzmann-Fred Hopkins-Rashied Ali, Songlines (Trost)
  3. Peter Erskine, As It Was (ECM)