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Fodens on Facebook

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 May 2009

Fodens Band are now on the popular social network site 'Facebook'

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Maestro CD

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 May 2009

Maestro £13.00 !-- // BOF MaxiDVD: Modified For Ultimate Images Pack! //-- !-- // EOF MaxiDVD: Modified For Ultimate Images Pack! //--     Fodens Band are pleased to announce the release of our latest cd 'Maestro.' Joseph Alessi - Trombone Mark Fewer - Violine Bramwell Tovery - Piano 1.

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Sandbach Transport Festival

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 May 2009

Fodens Band appeared in concert at Sandbach Boys School on the 17th April to celebrate the start of the 'Sandbach Transport Festival.' The concert was well attended with positive comments concerning the bands choice of programme and high playing standard.

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Fodens Players lend a helping hand

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 April 2009

On Sunday 26th April, the North West Area Brass Band Association held their first Training Day for member bands. The event was held at the Hollingworth Business & Enterprise College in Milnrow, Rochdale and was attending by over 60 players from various member bands.

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Fodens on the Radio

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 April 2009

Fodens Band will be appearing on BBC Radio 2's 'Listen to the Band' on Friday 24th April at 2130

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Funding for Fodens

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 April 2009

Foden's Band are proud to announce that Sandbach Town Council have pledged financial support in the shape of being Platinum Sponsors to the band. This reinforces the already strong link between the band and the local Town Council who are always evident at the Sandbach Concerts.

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Fodens appoint Fowles

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 April 2009

Fodens are pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Fowles as the bands 'Associate Conductor' Mark Wilkinson said 'Fodens are extremely pleased to have secured the services of Mike Fowles. Mike has worked with the band on a number of occasions where everyone has been extremely impressed by his professionalism,...

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Fodens give a helping hand

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 March 2009

Players from Fodens recently gave a helping hand to Macclesfield Youth BandTraining Seven players from Fodens attended the youth band’s weekend training event at Savio House in Bollington, where the youth band was preparing to participate in the National Youth Brass Band Championships at the Royal Northern College of Music...

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Fodens remain the 'North West Champions' for the 4th year

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 March 2009

On Sunday 1st March 2009 the famous Foden’s Band from Sandbach in Cheshire became North West Area Brass Band Champions for the 16th time in their history. Performing at the Winter Gardens, Blackpool against the cream of North West banding, Foden’s directed by conductor Garry Cutt gave a superb performance...

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Fourth Success at the North West Regional Championship

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 2 March 2009

Fodens equalled the record of the great CWS (Manchester) band by taking the title for the fourth consecutive year – their 16th Area success. Their commanding performance of ‘Salute to Youth’ saw then take the honours ahead of traditional rivals Fairey, who posted their 21st runner up finish at the...

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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