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Maria Schneider

Jamie Cullum showcases his love for all types of jazz, and music rooted in jazz, from its heritage to the future.

This week, Jamie chats to the American jazz composer Maria Schneider straight after her gig at the 2010 Newport Jazz Festival. As Jamie dissects Maria's musical style, she describes the creative process behind her unique songs, explaining why it is they often turn out so long!

The pair also discuss their mutual love of music and Maria talks at length about her equal love of nature.

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1 hour

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Tue 12 Oct 2010 19:00

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