14th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2019

Ballot 2019

Michael G. Nastos (Hot House, WCBN 88.3 FM [Ann Arbor, MI])


  1. Go: Organic Orchestra & Brooklyn Raga Massive, Ragmala (Meta)
  2. Art Ensemble of Chicago, We Are on the Edge: A 50th Anniversary Celebration (Pi -2CD)
  3. Jane Bunnett & Maqueque, On Firm Ground/Tierra Firme (Linus Entertainment)
  4. Stephan Crump's Rosetta Trio, Outliers (Papillon)
  5. Michelle Lordi, Break Up With the Sound (Cabinet of Wonder)
  6. Avishai Cohen, Arvoles (Razdaz/Sunnyside)
  7. Mark Dresser Seven, Ain't Nothing but a Cyber Coup & You (Clean Feed)
  8. Catherine Russell, Alone Together (Dot Time)
  9. Carmen Lundy, Modern Ancestors (Afrasia)
  10. Rez Abbasi, A Throw of Dice by the Silent Ensemble (Whirlwind)


  1. Charles Mingus, Jazz in Detroit/Strata Concert Gallery/46 Selden (BBE -18)
  2. Eric Dolphy, Musical Prophet: The Expanded 1963 New York Studio Sessions (Resonance -3CD -18)
  3. Betty Carter, The Music Never Stops (Blue Engine)