1911
January
Roy Eldridge
February
March
Freddie Green Louis Cottrell, Jr.
April
Cag Cagnolatti Alton Purnell John G. Blowers, Jr.
May
Maxine Sullivan Big Joe Turner Billy Munn
June
July
Cootie Williams
August
September
Herb Jeffries
October
Jo Jones
November
Buck Clayton
December
Stan Kenton Stan Kenton Lu Watters