13th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2018

Ballot 2018

Scott Albin (Amazon.com)


  1. Elio Villafranca, Cinque (ArtistShare)
  2. Emile Parisien Quintet, Sfumato Live in Marciac (ACT)
  3. Henry Threadgill 14 or 15 Kestra: Agg, Dirt . . . and More Dirt (Pi)
  4. Julian Argüelles, Tonadas (Edition)
  5. Allison Miller & Carmen Staaf, Science Fair (Sunnyside)
  6. Ingrid Jensen & Steve Treseler, Invisible Sounds: For Kenny Wheeler (Whirlwind)
  7. Steve Coleman and Five Elements, Live at the Village Vanguard, Vol. 1 (Pi)
  8. Frank Kimbrough, Monk's Dreams: The Complete Compositions of Thelonious Sphere Monk (Sunnyside)
  9. The Diva Jazz Orchestra, 25th Anniversary Project (ArtistShare -17)
  10. Eddie Daniels, Heart of Brazil (Resonance)


  1. Thelonioous Monk, Mønk (Gearbox)
  2. Wes Montgomery, In Paris: The Definitive ORTF Recording (Resonance)
  3. Art Pepper, Unreleased Art Pepper Vol 10: Toronto (Widow's Taste)