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Mary J. Blige, Rufus Wainwright and Prominent Composers Join Sundance Festival’s Film Music House Series

Mary J. Blige, Rufus Wainwright and Prominent Composers Join Sundance Festival’s Film Music House Series

The Sundance Film Festival’s 2021 virtual Main Street will play host to a series of conversations about music and the movies, hosted by first-time festival partner Film Music House, with Mary J. Blige, Rufus Wainwright and Colin Stetson (pictured above) among those taking part in the streamed chats Jan. 28 through Feb. 3.

Blige will join Nova Wav and DJ Camper in a conversation on songwriting for films. Wainwright will participate in a panel on the music of the film “Rebel Hearts” with veteran music supervisor Tracy McKnight and Ariel Marx. A panel about music auteurs will feature Stetson as well as Bryce Dessner of the National and Alex Somers.

The confab’s keynote conversations will spotlight Mychael Danna, Jeff Beal, Dan Romer, Miriam Cuter and Rob Simonsen.

The full lineup of names and times for Film Music House programs can be found on Sundance’s Village site, here.

Other programs include

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