The Thompson Fields has arrived, and we’re thrilled!
5/28/2015 3:48:59 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!
Tracks from Various Recordings
Listen to tracks from various albums.
6/2/2015 - 6/6/2015 - The Maria Schneider Orchestra CD release at Birdland!!
5 Nights at 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
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.
Two Extra Downloads - Toots Thielemans and Ivan Lins
We've uploaded two free downloads for those purchasing The Thompson Fields. The first is my arrangement of singer-songwriter, Ivan Lins’ beautiful song, “Lembra de Mim” featuring Toots and Ivan along with my wonderful band. The second is a new rendition of my piece "Dance You Monster To My Soft Song," featuring Dave Pietro, Mike Rodriguez and Greg Gisbert. Purchase The Thompson Fields and get 78 minutes of music, with two extra downloads and much more.
BUY 3-TIME GRAMMY-WINNING RECORDING "Dawn Upshaw/Maria Schneider WINTER MORNING WALKS"
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

BUY Grammy-award-winning, 'Concert in the Garden" DOWNLOAD available here
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.
FULL LIST OF RECORDINGS
click here  Then click on any CD image you are interested in to read more and to find how to get access to it.
Order 2007 Sky Blue CD and See All Participation Offers
Order the new 2007 Sky Blue CD with GRAMMY-winning composition Cerulean Skies, and experience the process of creating this album. Mail Orders and Downloads.
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...