Dear Friends of Horns to Havana,This month we have many exciting announcements that highlight what's possible when we collaborate with like-minded organizations committed to building bridges and sharing the joy of music.We hope you can celebrate one of these exciting collaborations with us on May 10th at Magnan Metz Gallery when we welcome the Orquesta Juvenil de Jazz de Cuba and their participation atJazz at Lincoln Center's Essentially Ellington Festival.Read on to learn about an award we presented
at this year's Havana Film Festival New York, a special visitor to El Taller, our lead Cuban educator Enrique Rodriguez, and a special thanks to one of our new donors.
We recently upgraded our website in collaboration with Laurel Marx Design and CKC Design and invite you to visit to see our new look and stay up to date on all Horns to Havana activity.These special experiences were made possible through our network of friends and collaborators, which includes you.With your support, we can continue to provide opportunities like these that create future paths for young people and for our countries.Please join us in our journey today.With gratitude,
Susan Sillins
Executive Director & Co-Founder
   The ORQUESTA JUVENIL de JAZZ de CUBA (pictured above), an all-star youth jazz orchestra from Havana, is coming to New York City May 9-14 as the special invited guest band of Jazz at Lincoln Center. The band will give an exhibition performance as part of the esteemed Essentially Ellington Festival, a nationwide high school jazz band competition. Horns to Havana is pleased to sponsor this wonderful opportunity. NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE