Article XI / Favourite Animals
Double bill seen by Ian at the Hexagon Theatre, Midland Arts Centre, Birmingham, 05/12/17. Large ensembles Article XI led by guitarist Anton Hunter and Favourite Animals led by saxophonist Cath Roberts.
"An absorbing and intriguing evening of uncompromising music making at the interface where the composed and the spontaneous conjoin to rewarding effect."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.
Guest contributor Trevor Bannister's thoughts on a night of jazz & film to celebrate Tubby Hayes with the Simon Spillett Quartet and the acclaimed film documentary "‘Tubby Hayes: A Man in a Hurry".