1927
January
Antonio Carlos Jobim Ronnie Scott Allen Eager Guy Lafitte Ahmed Abdul-Malik
February
Stan Getz Joe Maneri Buck Hill
March
Dick Hyman Ruby Braff
April
Gerry Mulligan Connie Kay Walter Bishop, Jr. George Freeman Sal Mosca Big Jay McNeely
May
Red Holloway Barbara Dane Bill Holman
June
July
Doc Severinsen Conte Candoli
August
Malachi Favors Jimmy Raney
September
Elvin Jones Red Mitchell Red Rodney
October
Lee Konitz Sonny Criss
November
Andy McGhee Chris Connor Mose Allison Dick Wellstood
December
Gene Quill Bill Crow