New Recording – The Thompson Fields – Open for Participation
4/21/2015 2:29:59 AM - We are busy working on our new album The Thompson Fields. You can be a part of it. See Video and Participate  The release is set for April 21st, 2015.

Maria and her orchestra are thrilled to have been a part of David Bowie's new single, Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime). Read review from Mojo There is also a music video you can now watch here!

Tracks from Various Recordings
Listen to tracks from various albums.
4/24/2015 - Maria Schneider with Gary Versace and WDR Big Band Cologne
Philharmonic - Cologne Germany
5/1/2015 - Maria conducts the Columbus Jazz Orchestra
Southern Theatre Columbus, OH
5/12/2015 - Maria Schneider with Trento Conservatory Big Band - Trento, Italy
Teatro Sociale
6/2/2015 - 6/6/2015 - The Maria Schneider Orchestra CD release at Birdland!!
Birdland - New York City
8/1/2015 - The Maria Schneider Orchestra at The Newport Jazz Festival!
Fort Adams State Park -Newport, RI
11/6/2015 - 11/20/2015 - European Tour - Maria Schneider Orchestra
Details Coming Soon
11/24/2015 - 11/29/2015 - Thanksgiving Week with The Maria Schneider Orchestra at Jazz Standard in NYC!!!
Jazz Standard
New Recording – The Thompson Fields – PARTICIPATE NOW
We recorded in August, and we're mixing now. You can participate and be a part of it all. We are thrilled to be making this record after seven long years, and are throwing our hearts and soul into it.  We hope you will participate.
With magnificent soprano, Dawn Upshaw, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Australian Chamber Orchestra, bassist, Jay Anderson, pianist, Frank Kimbrough and clarinetist, Scott Robinson, Winter Morning Walks won 3 GRAMMYS.  1. Maria Schneider "Best Contemporary Classical Composition" for the song cycle, "Winter Morning Walks"  2. Dawn Upshaw "Best Classical Vocal Solo "Album  3. David Frost, Tim Martyn and Brian Losch "Best Engineered Album, Classical" Album  BUY HERE

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This album was the first album to be awarded a Grammy with Internet-only sales, and it also features Donny McCaslin's incredible Grammy-nominated solo on 'Buleria, Solea y Rumba.'  This album is near and dear to my heart.
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The Thompson Fields
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The Birth of a New Work
  • This is an invitation to everyone, to follow along with me, through video, the premier of a work written in dedication to our dear...
Chamber Works - Winter Morning Walks
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Sky Blue CD - LTD Edition w/40 page booklet (mail order)
Updated July 11, 2007For the first time we've created a very special LTD Edition CD package with a four-fold-spread that includes two booklets exclusive to this package, one with 40 pages of photos with captions from the recording and...