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Imani Winds

Imani Winds: (im)migration--music of change

Event Type
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Foellinger Great Hall
Feb 1, 2022   7:30 pm  
Advocate 50 / Standard 25 / SC 20 / STU 15 / UI & YTH 10
Originating Calendar
Krannert Center

Because of illness due to COVID-19, the Jupiter String Quartet will not be able to perform on this concert. The Imani Winds will perform. Krannert Center hopes that audience members will retain their tickets to experience the dynamic musicianship of the Imani Winds. However, if you would like to return your tickets, please contact the Ticket Office at or 217.333.6280. The evening’s program will be announced from the stage.

Grammy-nominated Imani Winds has led both a revolution and the evolution of the wind quintet through its dynamic playing, adventurous programming, imaginative collaborations, and outreach endeavors that have inspired audiences of all ages and backgrounds. The ensemble is deeply committed to expanding the wind quintet repertoire by commissioning music from new voices that reflects historical events and the times in which we currently live. 

If you can, show your love for the arts by purchasing an “Advocate” ticket; the additional ticket cost directly benefits Krannert Center.

Tickets for this event will go on sale to the public at 10am on Wednesday, January 12, 2022. Tickets will be sold online only as mobile or print-at-home tickets and are not available for purchase by phone or at the Ticket Office counter. Before the on-sale date, please visit Krannert Center’s online ticket office to ensure you have or can create an active account. If you have any questions or need assistance, please feel welcome to contact the Ticket Office at 217.333.6280 or kran-tix@illinois.eduAll 2021-2022 ticket on-sale dates are now available. To learn about early ticket-buying opportunities, please contact Krannert Center’s Advancement team: 217.333.6700 or

In order to attend an in-theatre performance at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, audience members must provide proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test. This change is occurring in response to increasingly strict contractual requirements of visiting artists, evolving performing arts industry standards, and audience expectations. At this time, face coverings are still required in indoor university spaces such as Krannert Center. Face coverings must be worn throughout any event or performance. For more information, please see our COVID-19 Safety Protocols page.

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