Maria Schneider and Anoushka Shankar presenting at GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony
The GRAMMY AWARDS PREMIERE CEREMONY will take place at MICROSOFT THEATER across the street from STAPLES CENTER on MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15th, from 12:30-3:30p (PT) and will be streamed live internationally at GRAMMY.com/live and CBS.com. The ceremony will be hosted by comedian and current GRAMMY nominee JAY MOHR. Presenting the first GRAMMY AWARDS of the day in approximately 70 categories will be current nominees JIDENNA, LIANNE LA HAVAS, KEALIL REICHEL, MARIA SCHNEIDER and ANOUSHKA SHANKAR as well as five-time GRAMMY-winning producer JIMMY JAM.
The live stream of the Premiere Ceremony will remain on GRAMMY.com as video on demand for 90 days following the event.
MARIA SCHNEIDER has two nominations: Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album for THE MARIA SCHNEIDER ORCHESTRA's "The Thompson Fields" and Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals for "Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime)."