1922
January
Frank Wess Page Cavanaugh
February
Johnny Carisi
March
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis David "Buck" Wheat Larry Elgart King Pleasure
April
Duke Jordan Charles Mingus Jean Toots Thielemans Boomie Richman Mundell Lowe
May
Gerald Wiggins
June
Jaki Byard Specs Powell
July
Ernie Wilkins
August
George "Big Nick" Nicholas
September
Joe Newman Oscar Pettiford
October
Illinois Jacquet Stan Hasselgard
November
Ralph Sutton
December
Cecil Payne