Best Jazz CDs of 2018 selected by Chris Cooke/Jazz in the Afternoon

Jan 10, 2019

1.Erin McDougald/ Outside the Soiree/Miles High Records

2.Roseanna Vitro/Tell Me the Truth/Skyline Productions

3.Eddie Henderson/ Be Cool/Smoke Sessions Records

4.Kate McGarry, Keith Ganz & Gary Versace/ The Subject Tonight Is Love

5.Wali Ali/ To Be/Mendicant Records

6.Don Braden/ Earth Wind and Wonder/Creative Perspective Music

7.Monika Herzig’s Sheroes/ Whaling City Sound

8.Jim Snidero & Jeremy Pelt/ Jubilation! Celebrating Cannonball Adderley/Savant Records

9.Jorge Nila/ Tenor Time/Ninjazz Records

10. Allan Harris/The Genius of Eddie Jefferson/Resilience Records

11.Buster Williams/ Audacity/Smoke Sessions

12.One O'Clock Lab Band/ Lab 2018: The Rhythm of the Road/North Texas Jazz

13.Chip White/ All Star Ensemble, Vol. V: New Dedications and Latin Moods

14. Luciana Souza/ The Book of Longing/Sunnyside

15. Lynne Arriale Trio/ Give Us These Days/Challenge Records

16. Karrin Allyson/ Some of That Sunshine/ Kasrecords

17. Kurt Elling/ The Questions/Okeh/Sony Masterworks

18. Steve Turre/The Very Thought of You/Smoke Sessions

19. Bobby Broom & The Organi-Sation/Soul Fingers/Jazzline

20. Azar Lawrence/Elementals/HighNote