14th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2019

Ballot 2019

Alex Henderson (New York City Jazz Record, Salon, AlterNet, The Raw Story, XBIZ, SHE Magazine, The New Civil Rights Movement, The National Memo, Democratic Underground)


  1. Mary Stallings, Songs Were Made to Sing (Smoke Sessions)
  2. Chick Corea Trio, Trilogy 2 (Concord -2CD)
  3. Monty Alexander, Wareika Hill: Rastamonk Variations (MACD)
  4. The Comet Is Coming, Trust in the Lifeforce of the Deep Mystery (Impulse!)
  5. Poncho Sanchez, Trane's Delight (Concord Picante)
  6. Nancy Kelly, Remembering Mark Murphy (SubCat)
  7. Wynton Marsalis, Bolden: Music From the Original Soundtrack (Blue Engine)
  8. Eric Alexander, Eric Alexander With Strings (HighNote)
  9. John Patitucci, Soul of the Bass (self-released)
  10. Carmen Lundy, Modern Ancestors (Afrasia)


  1. Nat "King" Cole, Hittin' the Ramp: The Early Years (1936-1943) (Resonance -7CD)
  2. Miles Davis, The Complete Birth of the Cool (1948-50, Capitol)
  3. John Coltrane, Coltrane '58: The Prestige Recordings (Craft -5CD)