Two 2016 GRAMMYS
2/20/2017 8:04:05 PM - It is with great joy and gratitude that we announce our two 2016 GRAMMY Awards, Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocal for "Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)" recorded by the Maria Schneider Orchestra and David Bowie, and Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album for "The Thompson Fields," We're grateful to every ArtistShare participant that made "The Thompson Fields" possible, and will always deeply treasure working with David Bowie.
Tracks from Various Recordings
Listen to tracks from various albums.
2/16/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra at St. Catherine University - St. Paul, MN
The O'Shaughnessy at St. Catherine University
2/17/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra at Portland Jazz Festival - Portland, OR
Newmark Theatre
2/18/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra at Humboldt State University - Arcata, CA
Van Duzer Theatre
2/19/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra at Cal Performances at UC Berkeley
Zellerbach Hall
2/20/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra in Santa Barbara, CA
Lobero Theater
2/21/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra at Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo, CA
Soka Performing Arts Center
2/22/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra at California State University Northridge - Northridge, CA
Valley Performing Arts Center - Great Hall
3/4/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra at The Kennedy Center - Washington, DC
The Kennedy Center - Family Theater
3/10/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra at Babson College with Welllesley College
Carling-Sorenson Theater
3/11/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra at Yale
Schwarzman Center, Mainstage in Schwarzman Commons
4/8/2017 - Maria Schneider with JazzMN Orchestra
The Auditorium at Hopkins HS
4/13/2017 - An evening with Maria Schneider & Knoxville Jazz Orchestra
Bijou Theatre
6/7/2017 - 6/11/2017 - Maria Schneider Orchestra in Tokyo!
Blue Note Tokyo
The Thompson Fields
We're thrilled to announce that The Thompson Fields has won the GRAMMY  for 'Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album.'
You can order your copy here.
Study Scores
If you're a composer who is looking to learn by studying scores, this is the place for you. Each offer comes with additional video to help illuminate the thought behind the piece.
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Scores & Parts (for Performance)
For performing groups, not only do we offer downloadable parts, we offer video of me discussing the performance of the music, interviews with players, and in some cases, even extra mp3 mixes of our recording sans solos, so players can "virtually" rehearse with us.
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More Offers for Composers
Full list of Study Scores, click here
Composer Participant, click here
Composer 'Plus' Participant, click here
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Offers for Players
To solo on the music from Concert in the Garden go here.
To solo on the music from Sky Blue
go here.
To solo on the music from The Thompson Fields go here.
See All Available Recordings
All eight of our recordings come with lots of video and audio, ala ArtistShare, documenting the long process of making one of these recordings. They are all available here.
The Thompson Fields
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Winter Morning Walks
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Sky Blue

This project was completed on 7/242007. Below are the original project highlights and...

Concert in the Garden
  • Experience the creative process with Maria!
  • Get an inside look at Maria's compositional process.
  • Hear the music unfold from...
The Live Project
  • Regular audio journals from Maria Schneider throughout her tour
  • Exclusive video clips of the Maria Schneider Orchestra...
Sky Blue CD - LTD Edition w/40 page booklet (mail order)
Sky Blue was released in 2007 and subsequently won a Grammy award for the composition "Cerulean Skies." The following description was written prior to its launch. All documentation described below continues to be made...