13th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2018

Ballot 2018

Troy Dostert (All About Jazz, Free Jazz Collective)


  1. Steve Coleman and Five Elements, Live at the Village Vanguard, Vol. 1 (Pi)
  2. Mary Halvorson, Code Girl (Firehouse 12)
  3. Sylvie Courvoisier Trio, D'Agala (Intakt)
  4. Angelika Niescier Trio, The Berlin Concert (Intakt)
  5. Susana Santos Silva, All the Rivers: Live at Panteão Nacional (Clean Feed)
  6. Akira Sakata & Chikamorachi, Proton Pump (Family Vineyard)
  7. Ingrid Laubrock, Contemporary Chaos Practices (Intakt)
  8. Myra Melford's Snowy Egret, The Other Side of Air (Firehouse 12)
  9. Marty Ehrlich, Trio Exaltation (Clean Feed)
  10. Here's to Us, Animals, Wild and Tame (Hoob)


  1. Anthony Braxton, Sextet (Parker) 1993 (New Braxton House)
  2. John Coltrane, Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album (Impulse!)
  3. Charles Mingus, Jazz in Detroit/Strata Concert Gallery/46 Selden (BBE)