Imani Winds performs a Tiny Desk Concert in February 2013.
May 29, 2013 Imani Winds' members play David to Igor Stravinsky's imposing Goliath, as they shrink the massive Rite of Spring down to size in a rendition for just five wind instruments.
The evocative album cover for Imani Winds' Terra Incognita is indicative of the group's affinity for American music.
December 15, 2010 The emergence of more indie classical labels and self-produced, high-quality CDs is a reminder that American music is doing just fine. Hear a list of the year's best new classical recordings.
June 11, 2007 If it's possible for a classically trained wind quintet to rock the house, Imani Winds blows the roof off. The five musicians came together 10 years ago with a common goal: To show young people of color there's a place for them in all of the arts. Imani Winds' Josephine Baker: A Life Of Le Jazz Hot! is a CD of original music inspired by Baker's life.
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May 23, 2006 Flutist/composer Valerie Coleman tells the story of Imani Winds, an all-black chamber music ensemble.
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June 8, 2005 On The Classical Underground, Imani Winds seek to expand the boundaries of classical music. The wind quintet infuses its compositions with Latin American dance rhythms and black spirituals. Music critic Tom Manoff has a review.
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