Reviews

Sep 18, 2019
A very warm, very winning film.
Mar 8, 2019
"Musical conversation cancels out complication," one musician says in the film, and "A Tuba to Cuba" is a testament to that statement.
Mar 1, 2019
A worthwhile journey for New Orleans and Caribbean music buffs and music buffs in general.
Mar 1, 2019
Jazz fan or not, "A Tuba to Cuba" should resonate with anyone with an appreciation for the power of music.
Feb 28, 2019
[W]hen the music is playing, breaking through language and cultural barriers like they were crepe paper, this movie swings joyously and exuberantly.
Feb 18, 2019
In a period when gunboat diplomacy is being threatened by Trump and Bolton, this is a timely film that challenges anti-Communist stereotypes as well as being a thing of beauty.
Feb 15, 2019
Just sit back and enjoy.
Feb 14, 2019
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
What the Preservation Hall Jazz Band ... learn and experience, is the true power of music in its ability to cross over the language barrier and connect us through a rhythm which runs through us all.
Mar 15, 2018
Very likely to become a classic of the music documentary genre, filled with so much energy, elation, and inspiration that not even an endless PBS fundraiser could drain it of its vitality.
Mar 13, 2018
Wonderful footage from a live performance at the historic Teatro Terry, with members of Tumba Francesa joining them onstage, underscores the bridge that has been built.