1941
January
Bobby Hutcherson Olu Dara Aldo Romano
February
Sergio Mendes
March
Bobby Shew
April
Harry Miller
May
Stanley Cowell Charles Earland Eddy Louiss
June
Chick Corea
July
August
Airto Moreira
September
October
Lester Bowie Chucho Valdes Eddie Daniels
November
Ron McClure
December
John Hicks Ronnie Cuber Wadada Leo Smith Don Pullen