Imani Winds

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 7:30 PM
American Philosophical Society

American Philosophical Society

Benjamin Franklin Hall,
427 Chestnut Street
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About This Performance

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