Composers Encounter with Imani Winds
Limited attendance open by arrangement ONLY-- call 919-660-3175. Graduate composers Maximiliano Amici, Dayton Kinney, and Yuxin Ouyang have new works read and recorded by 2019-2020 Artists in Residence Imani Winds. Presented in association with Duke Performances and the Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts. Celebrating 20 years of music making, the Grammy nominated Imani Winds has led both a revolution and the evolution of the wind quintet through their dynamic playing, adventurous programming, imaginative collaborations and outreach endeavors that have inspired audiences of all ages and backgrounds. The ensemble's playlist embraces traditional chamber music repertoire, and as a 21st century group, Imani Winds is devoutly committed to expanding the wind quintet repertoire by commissioning music from new voices that reflect historical events and the times in which we currently live.