Maria Schneider Orchestra


Saturday, February 22, 2020 8:00PM
Memorial Hall

Maria Schneider Orchestra







Evocative. Majestic. Heart-stoppingly gorgeous. These are a few of the phrases used to describe Maria Schneider’s music. With her 18-member jazz collective, the renowned bandleader defies categorization. One of few artists to have earned Grammys in multiple categories, she is known for tailoring her compositions to to highlight the unique talents of her orchestra's members. For their first performance at Carolina Performing Arts, the Maria Schneider Orchestra headlines the 2020 Carolina Jazz Festival.