Maria Schneider has been named a Pulitzer Prize finalist in music for her album Data Lords, adding to the long list of accolades for the accomplished jazz composer and bandleader.

Data Lords previously won the Grammy Award for best large jazz ensemble album, while the track Sputnik won the Grammy for best instrumental composition. In total, Schneider has won seven Grammys out of 14 career nominations. Data Lords also won Schneider four JJA Jazz Awards for composer, arranger, large ensemble and record of the year.