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June 2019

Jazz on Film: A Tuba to Cuba Movie Screening at MFAH

Saturday, June 8, 2019 | 7:00 pm
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One event on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1001 Bissonnet Street
Houston, TX 77005 United States
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The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston's Jazz on Film returns to celebrate jazz and its intersections with cinema from Saturday, June 7 through Sunday, June 23, 2019. Organized by guest curator Peter Lucas, this year’s program salutes 1959—a pivotal year in jazz and film—with 60th-anniversary presentations of the Duke Ellington–scored Anatomy of a Murder, the Sun Ra–scored independent rarity Cry of Jazz, and concert documentary favorite Jazz on a Summer’s Day. Another highlight is the Houston premiere of new documentary A Tuba to Cuba,…

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