11th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2017

Ballot 2017

Donald Elfman (New York City Jazz Record)


  1. Lena Bloch & Feathery, Heart Knows (Fresh Sound New Talent)
  2. Cowboys and Frenchmen, Bluer Than You Think (OutsideIn Music)
  3. Byron Carpenter's Ghost Train Orchestra, Book of Rhapsodies Vol. II (Accurate)
  4. Laszlo Gardony, Serious Play (Sunnyside)
  5. Yoko Miwa Trio, Pathways (Ocean Blue Tear Music)
  6. Vadim Neselovskyi Trio, Get Up and Go (Jazz Family/Neuklang)
  7. Alex Goodman, Second Act (Lyte)
  8. John Vanore, Stolen Moments: Celebrating Oliver Nelson (Acoustical Concepts)
  9. Jason Anick & Jason Yeager, United (Inner Circle Music)
  10. Rez Abbasi, Unfiltered Universe (Whirlwind)


  1. Thelonious Monk, Les Liaisons Dangereuses 1960 (Sam/Saga)
  2. Bill Evans, Another Time: The Hilversun Concert (Resonance)
  3. Eddie Daniels and Roger Kellaway, Just Friends: Live at the Village Vanguard (Resonance)