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Imani Winds

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 7:30 PM (Add to calendar)

American Philosophical Society

Benjamin Franklin Hall
427 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

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  • Imani Winds - Coleman: Paris 1975

$20.00

Extolled by the Philadelphia Inquirer as “what triumph sounds like,” the Grammy-nominated Imani Winds has carved out a distinct presence in the classical music world with its dynamic playing and culturally poignant programming. Featuring works by its two member composers and a world premiere by James Primosch, the group’s program reflects its deep commitment to enriching the traditional wind quintet repertoire.

Scott: Startin’ Something
Harbison: Quintet for Winds
Schifrin: La Nouvelle-Orléans
Primosch: Quintet for Winds [World Premiere/PCMS Commission]
Ligeti: Six Bagatelles
Coleman: Tzigane

Imani Winds

Extolled by the Philadelphia Inquirer as "what triumph sounds like," Imani Winds has established itself as one of the most successful chamber music ensembles in the United States. Since 1997, the Grammy nominated quintet has taken a unique path, carving out a distinct presence in the classical music world with its dynamic playing, culturally poignant programming, adventurous.

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American Philosophical Society

Address: Benjamin Franklin Hall
427 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

  Benjamin Franklin Hall is a 375 seat auditorium offering plaza level and balcony seating.  All concerts at this venue are general admission seating.  Doors open 30 minutes prior to the performance. There are many historic elements to the building.  Designed in the Italianate style, it features a visually striking white marble façade and an impressive collection of…more info