13th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2018

Ballot 2018

Ron Wynn (Nashville Scene, Tennessee Jazz & Blues, Tennessee Tribune, East Nashvillian, WFSK FM)


  1. David Murray Feat. Saul Williams, Blues for Memo (Motéma)
  2. Henry Threadgill 14 or 15 Kestra: Agg, Dirt . . . and More Dirt (Pi)
  3. Cécile McLorin Salvant, The Window (Mack Avenue)
  4. Diane Marino, Soul Serenade: The Gloria Lynne Project (M&M)
  5. Wayne Shorter Quartet, Emanon (Blue Note)
  6. Andrew Cyrille, Lebroba (ECM)
  7. Joshua Redman, Still Dreaming (Nonesuch)
  8. Walking Distance, Freebird by Walking Distance feat. Jason Moran (Sunnyside)
  9. Joe Armon-Jones, Starting Today (Brownswood)
  10. Carlos Henriquez, Dizzy Con Clave (RodBros Music)


  1. John Coltrane, Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album (Impulse!)
  2. Grant Green, Funk in France: From Paris to Antibes (1969-1970) (Resonance)
  3. Sun Ra, Astro Black (Modern Harmonic)