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Maria Schneider Named Artistic Director of Henry Mancini Institute

The multiple Grammy winner and former student at the University of Miami's Frost School of Music will return to its campus this spring

Maria Schneider

The Frost School of Music at the University of Miami has named Maria Schneider artistic director of its Henry Mancini Institute.

“The Henry Mancini Institute offers a most powerful and rare opportunity to young musicians,” Schneider said in a press release. “I am thrilled at the chance to help the Institute to create fertile ground to inspire young writers and players to think boldly, to search for the most expressive and creative possibilities they can find, and to use this tremendous opportunity to discover potential and gather skills that they can build on for a lifetime.”

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