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Maria Schneider Orchestra set to perform new commission@Yale's International Festival of Arts & Ideas / Hartford Courant

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Maria Schneider's Orchestra will perform a new commission June 16 at the Yale University Theatre during the The International Festival of Arts & Ideas. (Briene Lermitte) The new revelations included a list of who's playing free concerts on the New Haven Green: George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic (on June 11), world-music innovator Lila Downs (June 12), a danceable double bill of the Arab band 47Soul (in its U.S. debut) and the New York-based Colombian rock act M.A.K.U SoundSystem (June 18), the return of the modern North Indian-styled rock fusion ensemble Red Baraat (June 19) and the fest-closing spectacle of the New Haven Symphony Orchestra accompanying acrobatics and other circus acts staged by Cirque Mechanics (June 25).

The festival has commissioned new work from THE Maria Schneider Orchestra

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