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Donation from Air Products helps to support Foden’s Band 'Youth Education Programme'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 January 2017

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Local Industrial Gases Company, Air Products, has donated £500 as part of its community support strategy to Foden’s Band 'Youth Education Programme'.

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Foden's announce the signing of Jonathan Kitchen on Percussion

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 December 2016

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Jonathan's professional life is as a cellist, where he can be seen working with the LPO, BBCCO & English Touring Opera. However, having been brought up by a Yorkshireman it was only a matter of time before banding became part of his life.

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Foden's to appear in Denmark

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 December 2016

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In May '17 Foden's will travel to Denmark upon the invitation of the Aalborg Music Festival.

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BBC Young Brass Award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 7 December 2016

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Congratulations to those who have been short listed for the semi final. We look forward to working with you in February and the lucky ones who reach the final in April

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Kirsten Stott (Thomas) returns to Foden's

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 7 December 2016

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Following the departure of Ryan Coates Foden's are pleased to announce the signing of Kirsten Stott (Thomas) who joins on 2nd Cornet.

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Foden's announce the appointment of Gary Curtin as the bands new Solo Euphonium

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 December 2016

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Foden's are pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Curtin as the bands new Solo Euphonium who joins from Black Dyke.

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Upcoming Matt Ford rehearsal

Posted by Mark Wliknson on 5 December 2016

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On Tuesday we will welcome Matt Ford to rehearse with the band prior to our concert at Clonter Opera on the 16th December.

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Patrons Choice X

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 December 2016

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On the 3rd and 4th December Foden's recorded their latest cd, Patrons Choice X, due for release in February.

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Foden's announce the departure of David Thornton

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 December 2016

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Foden's have announced that David Thornton has resigned his position as Solo Euphonium from the end of December and accepted an offer to return to Brighouse and Rastrick as their new Musical Director.

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Foden's Band partnership with the Love Music Trust

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 December 2016

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Foden's Band has announced they have entered into partnership with The Love Music Trust, the lead organisation and fund holder for the music education hub in Cheshire East.

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