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Deblois

Tony DeBlois (born 1974) is a blind autistic savant and an exceptional musician from the USA. He became blind when he was just a few days old due to excessive oxygen which had been supplied to him because he was born premature. He studied playing the piano at 2 and finished his studies with honors in 1996. He is also the subject of a TV movie called "Journey of the Heart" (1997) as well as many other TV shows: 2 Catholic Global Showcase Specials (2001), The Learning Channel’s “Uncommon Genius”, Strange Science “Unusual People”, and “Understanding the Mysteries of Memory”) and has won numerous awards. Tony is also featured in “Islands of Genius” by Darold Treffert. His favorite personal motto is “Let me do it independently”. Read more about this inspiring musician on his website.