The State of Jazz Composition SymposiumThe Future of Large Ensembles, with Terence Blanchard, Billy Childs, Patrice Rushen, and Maria Schneider
Panelists Maria Schneider, Terence Blanchard, and Billy Childs have a combined eight Grammy Awards, including three in the classical category for Schneider. All of these composers have had success in producing large ensemble works. This panel will discuss the current realities and future of jazz composition for large ensembles. Panelists include Terence Blanchard, Billy Childs, Patrice Rushen, and Maria Schneider.