14th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2019

Ballot 2019

Bob Weinberg (Jazziz)


  1. Tyshawn Sorey & Marilyn Crispell, The Adornment of Time (Pi)
  2. Fabian Almazan Trio, This Land Abounds With Life (Biophilia)
  3. OGJB Quartet [Oliver Lake/Graham Haynes/Joe Fonda/Barry Altschul], Bamako (TUM)
  4. Dopolarians, Garden Party (Mahakala)
  5. Matthew Shipp Trio, Signature (ESP-Disk)
  6. Crosscurrents Trio [Dave Holland/Zakir Hussain/Chris Potter], Good Hope (Edition)
  7. Evan Parker & Kinetics, Chiasm (Clean Feed)
  8. Brian Lynch Big Band, The Omni-American Book Club: My Journey Through Literature in Music (Holistic MusicWorks)
  9. Mario Pavone Dialect Trio, Philosophy (Clean Feed)
  10. Steve Lehman Trio & Craig Taborn, The People I Love (Pi)


  1. Nat "King" Cole, Hittin' the Ramp: The Early Years (1936-1943) (Resonance -7CD)
  2. Eric Dolphy, Musical Prophet: The Expanded 1963 New York Studio Sessions (Resonance -3CD -18)
  3. Ran Blake & Jeanne Lee, The Newest Sound You Never Heard (1966-67, A-Side -2CD)