Bill Milkowski

Top Ten List - 2006

  1. Nels Cline: New Monastery (Cryptogramophone)
  2. Kenny Garrett: Beyond The Wall (Nonesuch)
  3. Paul Motian Band: Garden of Eden (ECM)
  4. Sonny Rollins: Sonny, Please (Doxy)
  5. Ornette Coleman: Sound Grammar (Sound Grammar)
  6. Lee Konitz: New Nonet (Omnitone)
  7. Dave Douglas: Meaning and Mystery (Greenleaf)
  8. Andrew Hill: Time Lines (Blue Note)
  9. Trio Beyond: Saudades (ECM)
  10. Branford Marsalis Quartet, Braggtown (Marsalis Music)

REISSUES:

  1. Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane: The Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings (Riverside)
  2. The Miles Davis Quintet: The Legendary Prestige Quintet Sessions (Prestige)
  3. Fats Waller: If You Got to Ask, You Ain’t Got It! (Bluebird/Legacy)
  4. Sonny Stitt: Stitt’s Bits: The Bebop Recordings, 1949-1952 (Prestige)
  5. Weather Report: Forecast Tomorrow (Columbia Legacy)