Here are four key awards:
- Lifetime Achievement in Jazz: Horace Silver
- Musician of the Year: Sonny Rollins
- Composer-Arranger of the Year: Maria Schneider
- Best Historic Recording/Boxed Set: Miles Davis, Bootleg Sessions, Vol. 1, Quintet Live in Europe 1967 (Columbia Legacy)
Two are of particular note from the latter category: St. Petersburg-based Herb Snitzer, who worked for many years in New York and Boston, received the JJA’s Lona Foote-Bob Parent Award for Photography. Marc Myers won the best blog award for his wonderful work on JazzWax.
Here’s the link to the full list of winners.