Latest News

Andy Scott to help Foden's restoration Appeal

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 April 2017

Tags: ,

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

comments | Read the full post

Foden's thank the Neville Brothers

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 April 2017

Tags: ,

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...

comments | Read the full post

Foden's encourage Youth

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 April 2017

Tags: ,

Foden's will now offer free tickets to encourage the next generation of audience member.

comments | Read the full post

Foden's congratulate Anna Hughes-Williams on being awarded the 'Mortimer Medal'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 April 2017

Tags: ,

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.

comments | Read the full post

Foden's have announced the appointment of Jonathan Bates on Solo Horn from Grimethorpe

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 April 2017

Tags:

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.'

comments | Read the full post

Foden's accept BIC invitation

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 April 2017

Tags:

Foden's are looking forward to competing at this years BIC at the Sage, Gateshead for the first time since 2014.

comments | Read the full post

Foden's and Matt Ford

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 April 2017

Tags:

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.

comments | Read the full post

Foden's announce the signing of Darren Lea on Solo Cornet

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 31 March 2017

Tags:

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.'

comments | Read the full post

Foden's and the Wallace Collection 29th April

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 30 March 2017

Tags:

On Saturday 29th April Foden's will appear in concert at the RNCM with the 'Wallace Collection.'

comments | Read the full post

Worldwide interest and support for conducting competition

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 March 2017

Tags:

Foden's are pleased to be supporting this event

comments | Read the full post

Foden's band maintains a world class reputation for providing entertainment in the field of brass music with a tradition and unique style Mark Wilkinson