Saturday, January 01, 2022

El Intruso Year-End Poll

Happy new year to everyone, this is the ballot I sent in for the year-end poll to the website El Intruso

Musician of the year: James Brandon Lewis

Newcomer Musician: Patricia Brennan 

Group of the year: Broken Shadows 

Newcomer group: East Axis

Album of the year: Vijay Iyer/Linda May Han Oh/Tyshawn Sorey - Uneasy (ECM)

Composer: Henry Threadgill

Drums: Dave King

Acoustic Bass: William Parker

Electric Bass: Linda May Han Oh

Guitar: Ava Mendoza

Piano: Matthew Shipp

Keyboards/Synthesizer/Organ: Matt Mitchell

Tenor Saxophone: Rodrigo Amado

Alto Saxophone: Tim Berne

Baritone Saxophone: Dave Sewelson

Soprano Saxophone: Sam Newsome

Trumpet/Cornet: Jamie Branch

Clarinet/bass clarinet: Jason Stein

Trombone: Steve Swell

Flute: Nicole Mitchell

Violin/Viola: Jessica Pavone

Cello: Tomeka Reid

Vibraphone: Joel Ross

Electronics: Rob Mazurek 

Others instruments: Joshua Abrams on guimbri

Female Vocals: Moor Mother (Camae Ayewa)

Male Vocals: Ben Lamar Gay

Best Live Band: (Live music?)

Record Label: Intakt Records

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