For the past eight years, jazz critic Francis Davis polls his fellow critics on the best jazz records of the year.
Davis joins Here & Now’s Robin Young to share the best jazz music that came out of 2013. Davis also takes a look back at some of jazz's biggest losses from the year — from Marian McPartland to Jim Hall and Yusef Lateef.
Music Heard In The Segment
- Darcy James Argue, "The Neighborhood"
- Hear more:The 2013 NPR Music Jazz Critics Poll
- Francis Davis, jazz critic for the Village Voice and contributing editor to the Atlantic.
This segment aired on January 1, 2014.