Welcome to Season Three of “Conversations with The Fil”!
The series is intended to enlighten and familiarize people with musicians, writers, artists, dancers, and actors of note who are blind and visually impaired or who are making accessibility and inclusion a hallmark feature of their work.
On Monday, October 10, at 6:00 PM (EDT), Dr. Leslie Jones led a conversation with Anthony Vine about his music and career, his work with The Fil through CRNY, and the commissioned piece he will write for “The Fil at the Met” concert event on May 19, 2023. Anthony Vine, Composer-in-Residence with The Fil joins us through the generosity of the New York State initiative, “Creatives Rebuilds New York (CRNY),” funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation with support of the Ford and Stavros Niarchos Foundations.
To rewatch the event livestream on Facebook please visit: https://fb.watch/geL3T8a9Ax/
Image Caption: The top of the event flyer contains the heading, “Conversations with the Fil”, in yellow, which is positioned next to he FMDG Music School Logo. In the center of the flyer there are headshots of Dr. Leslie Jones and Anthony Vine set against a blue and purple background. The event details are positioned towards the bottom of the flyer.