Фриджазовый топ 2018

А тут приведу узкоспециализированный список фриджазовых альбомов года по версии диванных интернет-экспертов:

  1. Dave Holland/ Evan Parker/ Craig Taborn/ Ches Smith Uncharted Territories 
  2. Anthony Braxton Sextet (Parker) 1993
  3. Tyshawn Sorey Pillars
  4. Henry Threadgill -14 or 15 Kestra Agg — Dirt… And More Dirt 
  5. Peter Brötzmann / Heather Leigh Sparrow Nights
  6. Rodrigo Amado/ Joe McPhee/ Kent Kessler/ Chris Corsano A History of Nothing 
  7. Biliana Voutchkova / Michael Thieke Blurred Music
  8. Ingrid Laubrock Contemporary Chaos Practices
  9. Miles Okazaki Work
  10. Assif Tsahar, William Parker, Hamid Drake In Between the Tumbling a Stillness 
  11. Ben LaMar Gay Downtown Castles Can Never Block the Sun
  12. Cecil Taylor Poschiavo
  13. Daniel Carter / William Parker / Matthew Shipp Seraphic Light
  14. Marker Roadwork 1 / Roadwork 2 / Homework 1
  15. Matthew Shipp Zero
  16. Akira Sakata & Chikamorachi with Masahiko Satoh Proton Pump
  17. Andrew Cyrile, Wadada Leo Smith & Bill Frisell Lebroba
  18. Angelika Niescier, Christopher Tordini & Tyshawn Sorey The Berlin Concert 
  19. Bad Luck Four
  20. Barre Phillips & Motoharu Yoshizawa Oh My, Those Boys!

Сводный список лучших джазовых альбомов 2018 года

Best top hits 2018

Как обычно в начале года я провел статистический анализ топ-листов джазовых ресурсов и сделал сводный хит парад джазовых альбомов 2018 года:

Wayne Shorter Emanon
Cécile McLorin Salvant The Window
Makaya McCraven Universal Beings 
Sons of Kemet Your Queen Is A Reptile
Andrew Cyrille/Wadada Leo Smith/Bill Frisell Lebroba 
John Coltrane Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album
Kamasi Washington Heaven And Earth
Nicole Mitchell Maroon Cloud
Tyshawn Sorey Pillars
Ambrose Akinmusire Origami Harvest
Ben LaMar Gay Downtown Castles Can Never Block the Sun
Bill Frisell Music IS 
Brad Mehldau Trio Seymour Reads The Constitution!
Charles Lloyd & The Marvels + Lucinda Williams Vanished Gardens
Daniel Carter / William Parker / Matthew Shipp Seraphic Light
Dos Santos Logos
Frame Trio Luminaria
GoGo Penguin A Humdrum Star
Harriet Tubman The Terror End of Beauty
Henry Threadgill 14 or 15 Kestra Dirt…And More Dirt

Актуализация топа 2017

На настоящий момент оценено 123 шт или 32% альбомов, и в нашем хит-параде произошли небольшие изменения:

  1. Jaimie Branch Fly or Die 9,67
  2. Borderlands Trio Asteroidea 9,50
  3. Kaja Draksler Octet Gledalec 9,50
  4. Scott DuBois Autumn Wind 9,50
  5. Aalberg, Kullhammar, Zetterber, Santos Silva Basement Sessions Vol.4 (The Bali Tapes) 9,33
  6. Mat Maneri, Evan Parker, Lucian Ban Sounding Tears 9,33
  7. DKV Trio Latitude 41.88 9,00
  8. Fred Frith & Hans Koch You Are Here 9,00
  9. Hear in Now (Mazz Swift, Tomeka Reid, Silvia Bolognesi) Not Living In Fear 9,00
  10. Trouble Kaze (Satoko Fujii, Sophie Agnel, Natsuki Tamura, Christian Pruvost) June 9,00
  11. Tony Buck Unearth 8,88
  12. Harris Eisenstadt Canada Day Quartet On Parade in Parede 8,75
  13. Irreversible Entanglements Irreversible Entanglements 8,67
  14. Joe McPhee, Pascal Niggenkemper, Ståle Liavik Solberg Imaginary Numbers 8,67
  15. Paula Shocron, Germán Lamonega, Pablo Díaz Tensegridad 8,67
  16. Simon Nabatov, Max Johnson, Michael Sarin Free Reservoir 8,67
  17. Angles 9 Disappeared Behind The Sun 8,63