Show Title: A Tuba to Cuba
Saturday, April 8, 1:15 PM
A Tuba to Cuba
Director: T.G Herrington
A TUBA TO CUBA follows New Orleans’ famed Preservation Hall Jazz Band as they seek out the roots of jazz, and in turn, discover a connection that runs much deeper than could have been imagined.
Director: Jeremy Ungar/Ivaylo Getov
Winners of the 2016 CUBADISCO Award for best vocal group, the Vocal Vidas are a female a cappella quartet from Santiago de Cuba – the cradle of Afro-Cuban music. This documentary explores their unique sound and tells the story of crafting a musical career in a society in which artistic merit is not measured solely by economic success.