The Best of 2006

In alphabetical order by artist:

Art Ensemble of Chicago Non-Cognitive Aspects of the City: Live at the Iridium (Pi)
Nels Cline New Monastery (Cryptogramophone)
Dominique Eade + Jed Wilson Open (Jazz Project)
Curtis Hasselbring The New Mellow Edwards (Skirl)
Andrew Hill Time Lines (Blue Note)
Sofia Koutsovitis Ojala (self-released)
Myra Melford Be Bread The Image of Your Body (Crytogramophone)
Paul Motian Electric Bebop Band On Broadway Vol. 4 (Winter & Winter)
Odyssey the Trio Back in Time (Pi)
Our New Orleans 2005 A Benefit Album (Nonesuch)

What, no Ornette? Nope. Haven’t heard it yet.