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Foden's to accompany talented youngsters

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 December 2013

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Foden's will accompany talented youngsters on BBC radio 2

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New percussionist at Foden's

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 27 November 2013

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Speaking about the appointment Mark Wilkinson commented 'We are pleased to welcome Peter who will join our percussion section working with Mark Landon, Anthony Mann and Eve Knowles. Peter is a very talented and experienced percussionists who will enhance the section and band.'

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Brass in Concert

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 November 2013

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On Saturday 16th November Foden's travelled to Gateshead to appear in the 'Brass in Concert Gala Concert' at the Sage where we shared the stage with our friends from Cory and Black Dyke.

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More street names named after Foden's

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 November 2013

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Cheshire East has given Fodens Band the opportunity to name the streets in a new housing development in Elworth. The development is on one of the former sites of the Fodens Motor Works.

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Prestigious Commission

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 14 November 2013

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Dates for the first set of New Music Biennial premieres are announced today by PRS for Music Foundation. Beginning in January 2014, the twenty commissions will be performed at concert halls, arts centres, festivals and outdoor spaces across the length and breadth of the UK as well as at two...

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CD Bundles

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 14 November 2013

Looking for an ideal Christmas present ?

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We will remember them

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 10 November 2013

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As we think of those killed or injured in action today, we also think about Edwin Firth Principal Cornet with Foden's who was killed in action on the 1st June 1918 aged 29

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Foden's Solo and Quartet Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 November 2013

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Foden's Band 3rd Solo, Duet and Quartet Contest 2nd November 2013 At Sandbach School on Saturday 2nd November, the annual solo, duet and quartet contest took place. This was the third year the event has run and again it was another memorable event attracting over 170 entries competing in 18...

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Tickets selling fast

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 October 2013

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On the 3rd November Foden's Band will be promoting a concert at the Victoria Hall, Hanley featuring Foden's, Foden's Youth Band and the 280 strong Can't Sing Choir commencing at 7pm. Speaking about the concert Mark Wilkinson commented ' Following on from our highly successful sell out self promotional concert...

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Nationals Dissapointment

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 October 2013

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On Saturday 12th October Foden's competed at the National Finals at the Royal Albert Hall, London as defending Champions.

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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