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Details for purchasing tickets to performances in 2021 will be announced later in the fall of 2020. Learn more

Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra with Maria Schneider

When/WhereSaturday, Apr 03, 2021 8:00pmCenter for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus

Ticket Information

Mason Artist-in-Residence
Featuring Maria Schneider, conductor

Grammy® Award-winning composer and conductor Maria Schneider leads Northern Virginia’s own Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra in a night of cool, expressive jazz. The evening’s repertory includes instrumental excerpts from Winter Morning Walks, a set of song cycles composed by Schneider. Witness jazz perfection with Schneider, named 2019 National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master, and the Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra, comprised of the most remarkable jazz performers in the metro region, in this highly anticipated event. “To call Schneider the most important woman in jazz is missing the point...She’s a major composer–period, (TIME Magazine). 

$46, $39, $28

Details for purchasing tickets will be announced later in the fall of 2020.

Free student tickets are available two weeks prior to this event.