Allaboutjazz.com has published my look back at the past year in the jazz world at-large.In brief summation, 2017 was a year of great achievements, challenges to gender inequality, scandal and losses.
In wading through the many occurrences, there was much to consider, enjoy and recall. Dig in as you wish - and take it a section or two at a time, if needed.
This edition tops out at more than 8,000 words. Whew.