8

Doug Hall's Best Releases Of 2020

Doug Hall By

Sign in to view read count
An extraordinary time for musicians facing an unprecedented scale of impact on their lives and profession as artists. Nevertheless, for the listener, a range of incredible compositions were released in 2020 under these circumstances. I have highlighted just some of my favorites. However, truly, my support goes out to the whole jazz community, and may there be "light at the end of the tunnel" for all of us in 2021.

Brian Landrus
For Now
BlueLand Records


Jason Palmer
The Concert: 12 Musings for Isabella
GiantStep Arts


Maria Schneider Orchestra
Data Lords
ArtistShare


Pat Metheny—From This PlacePat Metheny
From this Place
Nonesuch


Delfeayo Marsalis & and Uptown Jazz Orchestra
Jazz Party
Troubadour Jass Records


Nubya Garcia
Source
Concord Jazz


Lisa Hilton
More Than Another Day
Ruby Slippers Productions


Robby Krieger
The Ritual Begins at Sundown
The Players Group


Bill Evans
Bill Evans Live at Ronnie Scott's
Resonance Records


Dave Brubeck Quartet
Time OutTakes
Brubeck Editions

Post a comment

Tags

View events near Boston
Jazz Near Boston
Events Guide | Venue Guide | Get App | More...

Shop Amazon

More

Jazz article: Doug Collette's Best Releases Of 2020
Jazz article: La-Faithia White's Best Releases of 2020
Jazz article: Doug Hall's Best Releases Of 2020
Jazz article: 2020: The Year in Jazz
Year in Review
2020: The Year in Jazz
Jazz article: Ian Patterson's Best Releases Of 2020
Jazz article: Peter J. Hoetjes' Best Releases of 2020
Jazz article: Popular Tracks: 2020
Year in Review
Popular Tracks: 2020
Jazz article: Most Read Album Reviews: 2020

Popular

Read Ulysses Owens: Big Band, Big Sound
Read Nathaniel Cross: Deep Vibrations
Read Meet Gabrielle Cavassa

All About Jazz needs your support

Donate
All About Jazz & Jazz Near You were built to promote jazz music: both recorded albums and live events. We rely primarily on venues, festivals and musicians to promote their events through our platform. With club closures, limited reopenings and an uncertain future, we've pivoted our platform to collect, promote and broadcast livestream concerts to support our jazz musician friends. This is a significant but neccesary step that will help musicians and venues now, and in the future. You can help offset the cost of this essential undertaking by making a donation today. In return, we'll deliver an ad-free experience (which includes hiding the sticky footer ad). Thank you!

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.