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For two decades, Bob Schneider has explored many different musical styles with a focus of passion and variety. Now he finds himself alongside the Tosca String Quartet, adapting his arrangements specifically for the stringed instruments. Here we have compiled some of Bob Schneider's interviews and solo performances.




NPR: Weekend Edition Sunday - Writer's Block? Try Getting Competitive

Bob Schneider, a songwriter from Texas, has challenged fellow musicians to a game for 12 years: Every Friday, a closed email group submits a new song of the week. Ben Folds, Jason Mraz and Patty Griffin have all answered the call, and Schneider says the game has gotten him through five albums. (NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday, 11/24/2013)

WHYY: Fresh Air: Rock Music - Don't Feel Too Bad For Sad-Sack Bob Schneider

Schneider's Burden of Proof is a frequently beautiful, often morose, downcast album. You get the sense that, when he sings about not connecting with someone he loves, he's also singing about not connecting with a bigger audience. (WHYY's Fresh Air, 9/30/2013)

Off the Air with Chick McGee - OTA 061 - Bob Schneider

Chick's friend and musician, Bob Schneider joins us for an unforgettable OTA. (Off the Air with Chick McGee, 7/26/2013)

WFUV: Take Five - Bob Schneider

After being featured on the soundtrack of several Hollywood movies, Bob Schneider set out to create what he describes as a soundtrack to a sunny afternoon on a boat — in other words the title to his new album 'A Perfect Day.' The Austin, TX music mainstay shared some of the new songs with FUV's Claudia Marshall, his well known sense of humor on full display. (WFUV's Take Five, 4/19/11)