Jazz Amuck Top 10 + 10 for 2010

JAZZ AMUCK TOP TEN

1. mary halvorson quintet – saturn sings – firehouse 12
2. henry threadgill zooid – this brings us to, vol. ii – pi recordings
3. rova saxophone 4tet & nels cline singers – the celestial septet – new world
4. ideal bread – transmit – cuneiform
5. matthew shipp – 4d – thirsty ear
6. tomas fujiwara & the hook up – actionspeak – 482 music
7. muhal richard abrams / roscoe mitchell – spectrum – mutable music
8. myra melford be bread – the whole tree gone – firehouse 12
9. the giuseppi logan quintet – the giuseppi logan quintet – tompkins square
10. mike reed’s people, places & things – stories and negotiations – 482 music
11. marc ribot – silent music – pi recordings
12. mostly other people do the killing – forty fort – hot cup
13. david s. ware – onecept – aum fidelity
14. undivided – the passion – multikulti
15. rivière composer’s pool – summerworks 2009 – emanem
16. vandermark 5 – annular gift – not two
17. steve coleman and five elements – harvesting semblances and affinities – pi recordings
18. mecha fixes clocks- à l’inattendu les dieux livrent passage – & CC
19. jason adasiewicz – sun rooms – delmark
20. anna webber third floor people – …don’t need to worry about anything – nowt CC