Maria Schneider

As Grammy-winning jazz orchestra leader Maria Schneider brought her native Minnesota landscape to Gil Evans’ orchestral impressionism, to stunning effect, Madison trumpeter and composer Paul Dietrich comparably evokes Wisconsin vistas on Forward. Read more

Album Reviews

The most beautiful sound in all the world…Maria's. So Leonard Bernstein might've commented on how our finest jazz orchestra composer attains comparable artistry with chamber orchestra. Setting two groups of poems, Schneider Read more

Album Reviews