BAND OF BONES – “CARAVAN” (Dave Chamberlain leads a large trombone ensemble, in a collection of straight-ahead jazz tunes and standards).
B.F.G. (BEX, FERRIS & GOUBERT) – “NOW OR NEVER” (An organ/trombone/drum trio, doing jazz tunes and originals, recorded live).
BRIAN CHARETTE – “SQUARE ONE” (Classic organ/guitar trio, with straight-ahead, mostly originals).
ANNA DANES – “LONGING” (Female vocalist, recorded locally with local musicians, with an eclectic mix of arrangements on various tunes).
MICHAEL DESSEN – “RESONATING ABSTRACTIONS” (California-based trombonist, leading a trio in a creative and adventurous outing of all originals).
RACHEL ECKROTH – “LET GO” (Female vocalist, with a unique presentation of her originals).
STEVE FIDYK – “HEADS UP!” (Drummer, leading a great quintet, in a collection of straight-ahead standards, jazz tunes and originals).
JULIE HUSBAND – “BACH TO BOLLING AND BEYOND” (Flutist, leading a quartet in a straight-ahead jazz/classical mix).
CHRISTIAN JACOB – “BEAUTIFUL JAZZ” (Solo piano interpretations of a variety of material).
“AUDRA MARIEL” – (Female vocalist, doing old school standards, old school swing style).
ROSANNO SPORTIELLO, EDDIE METZ & NICKI PARROTT – “IT’S A GOOD DAY” (Pianist, leading the trio, with a straight-ahead mix of tunes. Nicki sings on 3 numbers).
ZAN STEWART – “THE STREET IS MAKING MUSIC” (Saxophonist, leading a quartet, with straight-ahead jazz tunes, standards and originals).
JERRY TACHOIR GROUP – “STORIES” (Vibraphonist, leading a group, doing straight-ahead compositions by his wife, the piano player. Some vocalese).
TOM TALLITSCH – “RIDE” (Saxophonist, leading a quartet/quintet, performing mostly straight-ahead originals).
DAN WEISS – “FOURTEEN” (Drummer with a 14-piece ensemble and an ambitious program of jazz improvisation, Indian beat cycles, minimalism, prog rock and contemporary classical tunes).
LIBBY YORK – “MEMOIR” (Female vocalist, backed an all-star band, doing a nice mix of tunes).