The Best Jazz Albums of 2010
Jason Moran, Keith Jarrett, and more.
Fred Kaplan is Slate's "War Stories" columnist and author of the book, The Insurgents: David Petraeus and the Plot to Change the American Way of War. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow him on Twitter.
Audio excerpts from Ten © 2010 Blue Note; Jasmine © 2010 ECM; Flying Toward the Sound © 2010 Motema Music; Spark of Being: Expand © 2010 Greenleaf Music; Whirl © 2010 Palmetto; This Brings Us to Vol. II © 2010 Pi; Portraits in Seven Shades © 2010 Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra; Never Stop © 2010 E-One; And If © 2010 ECM; Haborym: The Book of Angels, Vol. 16 © 2010 Tzadik. All rights reserved.