14th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2019

Ballot 2019

Steve Feeney (Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, ArtsFuse)


  1. Kris Davis, Diatom Ribbons (Pyroclastic)
  2. Anthony Braxton, Quartet (New Haven) 2014 (Firehouse 12 -4CD)
  3. James Brandon Lewis, An UnRuly Manifesto (Relative Pitch)
  4. Jaimie Branch, Fly or Die II: Bird Dogs of Paradise (International Anthem)
  5. Gerald Cleaver & Violet Hour, Live at Firehouse 12 (2006, Sunnyside)
  6. Mark Turner & Gary Foster, Mark Turner Meets Gary Foster (2003, Capri -2CD)
  7. Rich Halley, Terra Incognita (Pine Eagle)
  8. Ethan Iverson Quartet With Tom Harrell, Common Practice (ECM)
  9. Tomeka Reid Quartet, Old New (Cuneiform)
  10. Joshua Redman Quartet, Come What May (Nonesuch)


  1. Bill Evans, Evans in England (1969, Resonance)
  2. John Coltrane, Blue World (1964, Impulse!)
  3. Eric Dolphy, Musical Prophet: The Expanded 1963 New York Studio Sessions (Resonance -3CD -18)




Note: The Gerald Cleaver and Mark Turner Meets Gary Foster albums should have been considered as Historical.