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Maria Schneider Orchestra - The Thompson Fields picked Top 10 Jazz Albums of 2015 / Boston Globe

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"The Thompson Fields" Orchestra composer Maria Schneider has become jazz's nature poet, what with her lyrical, brightly textured musical ruminations on the natural world, informed by her interests as an ornithologist and ecologist. This is jazz with specific subject matter, but you don't need to read the liner notes to appreciate its buoyant beauty.

Maria Schneider - The Thompson Fields / The Boston Globe, The Best Jazz Albums of 2015