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Champions Fodens Delight North West Area Brass Bands Association

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

The District held a Training Day in co-operation with the Fodens Band on Sunday March 16th, just one week after the famous band had been crowned Regional Champions for the third year in succession.

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North West Regional Championships 2008

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

The Fodens Band have made history again by winning this years ‘North West Regional Championships’ and becoming the most successful band ever to compete at the contest.

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North West Regional Championships Results

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

Fodens win the 2008 North West Regional Championships.

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Patrons Concert 2008

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

The Fodens band have been entertaining its fans of late with yet another tremendously successful sell out Patrons concert held in Sandbach earlier this month.

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Composer In Residence

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

The Fodens Band are delighted to announce the appointment of Andy Scott as composer in residence.

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Armagh February 2008

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

As part of an ongoing partnership between the Fodens band and the Armagh Old Boys brass band, Fodens once again descended on the Northern Irish town during the weekend of Friday 8th - Sunday 10th February.

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Lions Team Up For Success

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

Lions Youth team up with stars to help forthcoming contest chances. More...

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Joint Concert To Premiere New Work

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

Boscombe Band of the Salvation Army in partnership with Foden's Band and guest soloist Brett Baker.

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RNCM Festival of Brass

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

Read the 4barsrest review of the recent Foden concert at the RNCM here ..

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Patrons Concert

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 August 2008

The FodensBand patrons concert is reputed to be one of the most sought after events of its kind both locally and nationally. The first concert of 2008 will be held in just over two weeks time on the 12th of February at Sandbach School for Boys.

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For any conductor and every audience, Foden’s Band is a musical Magic Carpet. It continually takes the listener to places that few other ensembles rarely even approach Howard Snell