11th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2016

Ballot 2016

Allen Morrison (DownBeat, JazzTimes)


  1. Trio Corrente, Vol. 3 (self-released)
  2. Bill Charlap, Notes From New York (Impulse!)
  3. Peter Bernstein, Let Loose (Smoke Sessions)
  4. Fred Hersch, Sunday Night at the Vanguard (Palmetto)
  5. Cyrille Aimée, Let's Get Lost (Mack Avenue)
  6. Gregory Porter, Take Me to the Alley (Blue Note)
  7. Tillery (Becca Stevens, Gretchen Parlato, Rebecca Martin), Tillery (Larrecca Music)
  8. Christian McBride, Live at the Village Vanguard (Mack Avenue -15)
  9. George Coleman, A Master Speaks (Smoke Sessions)
  10. Snarky Puppy, Family Dinner, Vol. 2 (Ground Up)


  1. Bill Evans, Some Other Time (Resonance)
  2. various, The Savory Collection, Volume 1: Body and Soul: Coleman Hawkins & Friends (Apple Music)
  3. Miles Davis, Freedom Jazz Dance: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 5 (Columbia Legacy)