Miles Davis Podcast:  Maria Schneider

Miles Davis Podcast: Maria Schneider

July 28, 2010 Off By The Jazz Messenger

Composer and arranger Maria Schneider learned a lot of her craft directly from the master Gil Evans. Maria was deeply influenced by Gil’s work with Miles and on this podcast, she discusses the famous collaborations between Miles and her brilliant mentor Gil Evans.

Maria recommends these recordings:
Miles Ahead
Porgy and Bess
Sketches of Spain
Quiet Nights

Links:
Maria Schneider
Miles Davis
Concord Music Group
Legacy Recordings
Rhino
Verve Music Group

The Miles Davis Podcast Series features a cast of world class musicians sharing their passion for the music of Miles Davis. A collaborative project of Legacy Recordings, Concord Music Group, Verve Records & Rhino, the series is produced by Vella Interactive.

Photo credit: Jimmy and Dana Katz