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Imani Gonzalez

Imani Gonzalez

Artist Overview

As a jazz/world vocalist, Imani's diverse talents have led to collaborations with many music ensembles, as well as film and television projects. Most notably, her voice was featured on the musical soundtrack of the film, "The Jane Biography" and on many National Geographic Television Explorer Series soundtracks. Since 1989, Imani continues to be the first and only American to be a company member and tour with the traditional Ghanaian ensemble Yacub Addy and ODADAA. She is a workshop leader for the Kennedy Center Partners-in-Education National Touring Program and recently performed with Wynton Marsalis and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra. Imani has published two children's world music books entitled DHIMIKI and IYIPO AYE with sing-a-long CDs.
Category
Music
Grade Level
Pre-K – KindergartenGrades 1-5Grades 6-8

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