13th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2018

Ballot 2018

Ken Dryden (New York City Jazz Record, Hot House, All About Jazz)


  1. Dave Liebman & John Stowell, Petite Fleur: The Music of Sidney Bechet (Origin)
  2. Denny Zeitlin, Wishing on the Moon (Sunnyside)
  3. Jim McNeely & The Frankfurt Radio Big Band, Barefoot Dances and Other Visions (Planet Arts)
  4. Michael Dease, Reaching Out (Posi-Tone)
  5. Kenny Barron Quintet, Concentric Circles (Blue Note)
  6. The Ken Peplowski Big Band, Sunrise (Arbors)
  7. Phillip Johnston & the Coolerators, Diggin' Bones (Asynchronous)
  8. Howard Alden-Marty Krystall-Buell Neidlinger, The Happenings: Music of Herbie Nichols (K2B2 -17)
  9. Peter Zak Quartet Featuring Marcos Varela, One Mind (Fresh Sound New Talent)
  10. Vinnie Raniolo, Air Guitar: Songs of Flight (Raniolo Music)


  1. The Savory Collection 1935-1940 (Mosaic)
  2. Miles Davis & John Coltrane, The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 (Columbia/Legacy)
  3. Dave McKenna, In Madison (Arbors)