JEFF ANTONIUK & THE JAZZ UPDATE – “HERE TODAY” (Saxophonist, leading a quintet, doing straight-ahead standards and originals).
ANDY BEY – “THE WORLD ACCORDING TO ANDY BEY” (Vocalist, backing himself on piano, doing standards jazz tunes and originals).
ETIENNE CHARLES – “CREOLE SOUL” (Trumpeter, leading a straight-ahead, creole-infused session of originals, and some others).
TRILOK GURTU – “SPELLBOUND” (Indian percussionist moving through originals and pieces by Miles, Cherry and Gillespie, with an all-star brass cast).
OLIVER JONES – “JUST FOR MY LADY” (Canadian pianist, leading a trio, with some tracks joined by violin, doing straight-ahead originals and standards
DANA MARCINE – “SO UNEXPECTED” (Female vocalist, doing straight-ahead standards, and her own originals).
CHRISTIAN McBRIDE TRIO – “OUT HERE” (Bassist, leading a piano trio, doing straight-ahead standards, jazz tunes and originals).
CHRIS MORRISEY – “NORTH HERO” (Bassist, with his follow-up to “The Morning World”, leading a quartet with a set of fresh originals).
MARY STALLINGS – “BUT BEAUTIFUL” (Female vocalist, singing the Great American Songbook).
TIM WARFIELD – “EYE OF THE BEHOLDER” (Saxophonist, leading an all-star quintet, in a collection of mostly originals, some tracks on the edgy side).