11th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2017

Ballot 2017

Ron Wynn (Nashville Scene, Tennessee Jazz & Blues, Tennessee Tribune, East Nashvillian, WFSK FM)


  1. Vijay Iyer Sextet, Far From Over (ECM)
  2. Ahmad Jamal, Marseille (Jazz Village/PIAS)
  3. Cécile McLorin Salvant, Dreams and Daggers (Mack Avenue)
  4. Charles Lloyd New Quartet, Passin' Thru (Blue Note)
  5. Nicole Mitchell, Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds (FPE)
  6. Tyshawn Sorey, Verisimilitude (Pi)
  7. Rahsaan Barber, The Music in The Night (Jazz Music City)
  8. Eliane Elias, Dance of Time (Concord)
  9. Jazzmeia Horn, A Social Call (Prestige)
  10. Louis Hayes, Serenade for Horace (Blue Note)


  1. Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane, Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings (Craft)
  2. David Liebman & Joe Lovano, Compassion: The Music of John Coltrane (Resonance)
  3. Lester Bowie, Numbers 1 and 2 (Nessa)