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Article XI / Favourite Animals in concert

The Hothouse, Morecambe LA3 1QT

Cath Roberts and Anton Hunter (aka Ripsaw Catfish) present their ensembles Article XI and Favourite Animals, gathering together to play new music by the two bandleaders.

Article XI was assembled for Anton’s mjf originals commission at Manchester Jazz Festival 2014.

Favourite Animals formed for Cath’s Artist In Residence/Headline Artist commission at Lancaster Jazz Festival 2016.

Featuring artists from across the European creative music scene, the two bands share many members and much common ground, while the music explores two composers’ different approaches to writing for improvisers. 

Tickets £12 / £10 (concs) from More Music tel: 01524 831997, from Morecambe Visitor Info Centre tel: 01524 582808 and online at:

There’ll be a workshop looking at 'How to put the creative into creative jazz orchestra’ at 3pm. Sign up for details