Maria Schneider with the Butler Jazz Ensembles
April 19, 2017
Maria Schneider with the Butler Jazz Ensembles
Presented by Butler ArtsFest, School of Music

Maria Schneider’s music has been hailed by critics as “evocative, majestic, magical, heart-stoppingly gorgeous, and beyond categorization.” Schneider’s music blurs the lines between genres, making her long list of commissioners quite varied, stretching from Jazz at Lincoln Center, to The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, to collaborating with David Bowie. She is among a small few to have received GRAMMYS in multiple genres, have received the award in both jazz and classical categories, as well as for her work with David Bowie. Schneider will be joined by the Butler Jazz Ensemble for this special event at the Schrott Center for the Arts. Indianapolis jazz great Rob Dixon... READ MORE