The Thompson Fields has arrived, and we’re thrilled!
7/31/2015 9:18:09 AM - With stellar performances by the band, stunning photos and design by Briene Lermitte and Cheri Dorr in a 70-page hard-cover book, with two extra pieces in download form, and many lovely and interesting videos by Marie Le Claire documenting the process, I hope you’ll not be able to resist ordering here!

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Tracks from Various Recordings
Listen to tracks from various albums.
8/1/2015 - The Maria Schneider Orchestra at The Newport Jazz Festival! Plus CD signing
FORT STAGE - Fort Adams State Park -Newport, RI
9/5/2015 - Detroit Jazz Festival - Maria Schneider Orchestra
Amphitheater Stage
11/6/2015 - 11/20/2015 - European Tour - Maria Schneider Orchestra
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11/9/2015 - Munich - Maria Schneider Orchestra
Jazzclub Unterfahrt
11/10/2015 - Lucerne, Switzerland - Maria Schneider Orchestra
KKL Luzern
11/12/2015 - Barcelona - Maria Schneider Orchestra (Masterclass)
Conservatori Del Liceu
11/12/2015 - Barcelona - Maria Schneider Orchestra (Concert)
11/14/2015 - Guimaraes Jazz Festival - Guimaraes, Portugal Maria Schneider Orchestra Tour!
Gumaraes Jazz Festival - Centro Cultural Vila Flor - Auditorio
11/24/2015 - 11/29/2015 - Thanksgiving Week with The Maria Schneider Orchestra at Jazz Standard in NYC!!!
Jazz Standard
Our New Recording, "The Thompson Fields, " is Here
The Thompson Fields, our first recording in eight years, represents a long evolution of the band. With stunning solos and superb ensemble playing, these performances are beyond belief.  And even though we've finished the recording, when you order, you'll have access to all content documenting our experience, along with two extra downloads.
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.
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The Thompson Fields
  • Get
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
  • Receive prominent ArtistShare® Executive Producer
The Score and Parts Project
  • Immediately downloadable scores and parts in PDF format
  • Instant access to any updates or corrections
  • Access the creative...
The Study Scores Project
  • Immediately download individual study scores
  • Access the creative process behind the compositions through exclusive streaming videos,...
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...