Mini Coaching Videos For Winds with Imani Winds

Mini Coaching Videos For Winds with Imani Winds

ACMP has launched the Chamber Music Animato! mini coaching video series featuring six short videos packed with ensemble-playing tips and demos. Especially geared to adult amateur chamber music players, the free videos are a great way to share ideas with your group and enhance your ensemble playing in just a few minutes. The video series aligns with ACMP’s commitment to provide support and services that help amateur players wherever they are continue to learn, engage, and enjoy playing together. 

Some comments from viewers:

“Great lesson. I will try to use these ideas with our group.”

“Love these tutorials. Thank you!”

“Thank you ACMP! Really wonderful videos.”

Imani winds explores intonation, communication and improvisation, filmed during the Imani Winds Chamber Music Festival at Mannes School of Music at The New School, New York, July 2019.

Video 1.
Oboist Toyin Spellman-Diaz from Imani Winds shares one of the ensemble’s favorite intonation exercise.
Video 2.
French Horn player Jeff Scott from Imani Winds gives golden advice on group communication.
Video 3.
Clarinetist Mark Dover from Imani Winds introduces ways to practice improv within a group.

Imani Winds Bio

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.

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