To help raise funds for the 'Restoration Appeal' Andy Scott has offered to write a commission dedicated to Jimmie Charles with the highest pledge towards the commission going to the fund
The 17th April marks the anniversary of the fire that completely destroyed the home of Foden's Band. Over the past couple of months the band have been co ordinating the restoration work of numerous items of memorabilia recovered from the fire.Speaking about the restoration Mark Wilkinson commented 'The first part...
Foden's will now offer free tickets to encourage the next generation of audience member.
Foden's band are extremely proud that one of their members has been awarded the 'Mortimer Medal' for recognition of their services to the teaching of young brass musicians.
Speaking about the appointment Mark Wilkinson commented 'Foden's are extremely pleased to announce that Jonathan has joined the band to fill a vacancy since last August. We are extremely grateful to Paul Bennett, Heather Linnell and Helen Varley who have all done a fantastic job covering this vacant position.'
Foden's are looking forward to competing at this years BIC at the Sage, Gateshead for the first time since 2014.
On the 1st April Foden's spent an enjoyable day in the recording studio to record a Christmas CD with singer Matt Ford. All the repertoire had been arranged especially for this collaboration by John Barber.
Speaking about the signing Mark Wilkinson commented 'All at Foden's are extremely pleased that Darren has joined the band. I have been a great admirer of Darren's playing for a number of years and he will bring a wealth of experience to the band.'
On Saturday 29th April Foden's will appear in concert at the RNCM with the 'Wallace Collection.'
Foden's are pleased to be supporting this event