A Tuba to Cuba

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The leader of New Orleans' famed Preservation Hall Jazz Band seeks to fulfill his late father's dream of retracing their musical roots to the shores of Cuba in search of the indigenous music that gave birth to New Orleans jazz. A TUBA TO CUBA celebrates the triumph of the human spirit expressed through the universal language of music and challenges us to resolve to build bridges, not walls.

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"Musical conversation cancels out complication," one musician says in the film, and "A Tuba to Cuba" is a testament to that statement.

Mar 8, 2019 | Rating: B | Full Review…

Just sit back and enjoy.

Feb 15, 2019 | Full Review…

This joyous, wide-ranging account of a New Orleans jazz band's 2015 visit to Cuba is crammed with fascinating facts and toe-tickling tunes.

Feb 14, 2019 | Full Review…

A worthwhile journey for New Orleans and Caribbean music buffs and music buffs in general.

Mar 1, 2019 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

Jazz fan or not, "A Tuba to Cuba" should resonate with anyone with an appreciation for the power of music.

Mar 1, 2019 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

[W]hen the music is playing, breaking through language and cultural barriers like they were crepe paper, this movie swings joyously and exuberantly.

Feb 28, 2019 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

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