13th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2018

Ballot 2018

Andrew Gilbert (San Francisco Chronicle, Bay Area News Group)


  1. Myra Melford's Snowy Egret, The Other Side of Air (Firehouse 12)
  2. Joshua Redman, Still Dreaming (Nonesuch)
  3. Miguel Zenón, Yo Soy La Tradición (Miel)
  4. Rudy Royston, Flatbed Buggy (Greenleaf Music)
  5. Edward Simon, Sorrows & Triumphs (Sunnyside)
  6. Jamie Baum Septet+, Bridges (Sunnyside)
  7. Kristen Strom, Moving Day: The Music of John Shifflett (OA2)
  8. François Moutin & Kavita Shah Duo, Interplay (Dot Time)
  9. Shakers n' Bakers, Heart Love (Little i Music)
  10. JD Allen, Love Stone (Savant)


  1. John Coltrane, Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album (Impulse!)
  2. Wes Montgomery, In Paris: The Definitive ORTF Recording (Resonance)
  3. Miles Davis & John Coltrane, The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 (Columbia/Legacy)