13th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2018

Ballot 2018

Stuart Kremsky (IAJRC, Mr. Stu's Record Room)


  1. Andy Biskin, 16 Tons: Songs From the Alan Lomax Collection (Andorfin)
  2. Noah Preminger & Frank Carlberg, Whispers and Cries (Red Piano)
  3. Steve Coleman and Five Elements, Live at the Village Vanguard, Vol. 1 (Pi)
  4. Thumbscrew, Ours/Theirs (Cuneiform)
  5. Samuel Blaser, Early in the Mornin' (Out Note)
  6. The Nels Cline 4, Currents Constellations (Blue Note)
  7. Jamie Saft Quartet, Blue Dream (RareNoise)
  8. Fred Hersch Trio, Live in Europe (Palmetto)
  9. Joe Lovano & Dave Douglas Sound Prints, Scandal (Greenleaf Music)
  10. Denny Zeitlin, Wishing on the Moon (Sunnyside)


  1. Frank Morgan/George Cables, Montreal Memories (High Note)
  2. Teddy Wilson, Classic Brunswick & Columbia Teddy Wilson Sessions 1934-42 (Mosaic)
  3. Miles Davis & John Coltrane, The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 (Columbia/Legacy)




Note: Thumbscrew vote only specified Theirs.