JJA Jazz Awards 2020 Winners Announced

Source: JJA Jazz Awards 2020. Highlights below.

Lifetime Achievement
Award in Jazz
CARLA BLEY

Composer of the Year
KRIS DAVIS

Historical Record of the Year
MUSICAL PROPHET: THE EXPANDED 1963 NEW YORK STUDIO SESSIONS
Eric Dolphy (Resonance Records)

Record Label of the Year
ECM

Large Ensemble of the Year
THE ART ENSEMBLE OF CHICAGO 50TH ANNIVERSARY

Mid-Size Ensemble of the Year
ALLISON MILLER’S BOOM TIC BOOM

Flutist of the Year
NICOLE MITCHELL

Guitarist of the Year
BILL FRISELL

Pianist of the Year
KRIS DAVIS

Strings Player of the Year
TOMEKA REID