Maria Schneider en Singing The Praises Of Pre-Dawn Walks Minnesota-born composer <a href="" target="_blank">Maria Schneider</a> has called New York home for more than 30 years, and she knows how to find nature in the middle of the city. Because her new album is called <em>Winter Morning Walks</em>, we walked to her favorite bird-watching spot in Central Park on a chilly February morning.<p>"This part right here in the Ramble and this Azalea Pond area is just teeming with warblers," Schneider says. "On a good day, you can see 18 warbler species in the morning, maybe even more. Wed, 03 Apr 2013 19:28:38 +0000 Jeff Lunden 5355 at Singing The Praises Of Pre-Dawn Walks