14th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2019

Ballot 2019

Mac Randall (JazzTimes)


  1. Camila Meza & the Nectar Orchestra, Ambar (Sony Masterworks)
  2. Bill Frisell & Thomas Morgan, Epistrophy (ECM)
  3. Crosscurrents Trio [Dave Holland/Zakir Hussain/Chris Potter], Good Hope (Edition)
  4. The Bad Plus, Activate Infinity (Edition)
  5. Cyrille Aimée, Move On: A Sondheim Adventure (Mack Avenue)
  6. Jenny Scheinman & Allison Miller, Jenny Scheinman & Allison Miller's Parlour Game (Royal Potato Family)
  7. Jazzmeia Horn, Love and Liberation (Concord)
  8. Melissa Aldana, Visions (Motema)
  9. Joel Ross, KingMaker (Blue Note)
  10. Christian McBride, Christian McBride's New Jawn (Mack Avenue -18)


  1. Eric Dolphy, Musical Prophet: The Expanded 1963 New York Studio Sessions (Resonance -3CD -18)
  2. Betty Carter, The Music Never Stops (Blue Engine)
  3. Wes Montgomery, Back on Indiana Avenue: The Carroll DeCamp Recordings (Resonance)