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Branford Marsalis wins JazzTimes: Critics Poll for 'Best Tenor Saxophonist & Soprano Saxophonist'

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For this annual companion poll to our Top 50 Critics' Picks, our regular contributors participated in this survey based on our yearly Readers' Poll. Contributors were asked to focus on artists' achievements during 2020 rather than assessing entire careers. Branford Marsalis wins for 'Best Tenor Saxophonist & Soprano Saxophonist.

From his initial recognition as a young jazz lion, he has expanded his vision as an instrumentalist, composer, bandleader and educator, crossing stylistic boundaries while maintaining an unwavering creative integrity. In the process, he has become an avatar of contemporary artistic excellence.

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