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Foden's and the Halle Orchestra

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 30 April 2015

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On Wednesday 1st July Foden's will appear in concert as guest of award-winning symphony orchestra, the Hallé, at Manchester’s stunning Bridgewater Hall. The concert, entitled Foundation of Liberty, marks the 800th anniversary of the sealing of the Magna Carta.

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Foden's in St George's Day themed concert on Thursday 23rd April

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 22 April 2015

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On Thursday 23rd April Foden's will promote a 'St George's Day' themed concert to be held at Sandbach Town Hall commencing at 7.30pm. Entrance to the concert is via pay on the door   The programme has been chosen to celebrate this special date and concludes with the popular 'Last...

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Sandbach Transport Festival

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 22 April 2015

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On Sunday 19th April Foden's Band were once again involved in the Sandbach Transport Parade. Due to roadworks in the area the format of the weekend changed and this year included a classic car show as well as music festival on the cobbles.

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Foden's in BBC Politics Coverage

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 15 April 2015

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Earlier today Foden's appeared on BBC2's 'Daily Politics' programme as part of their general election coverage.

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Patrons Society

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 13 April 2015

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For the past 28 years Foden's have been fortunate enough to have received support from a very successful Patrons society which presently boasts over 400 members.  In return for an annual donation Patrons receive 2 tickets for our annual Patrons concert in Sandbach, 2 Colour Foden's Fanfare magazines per year,...

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Foden's & Foden's Youth Band's set for premiere

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 13 April 2015

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On 2nd May Foden's Band and their critically acclaimed Foden's Youth Band will premiere a brand new composition by Andrew Stevenson. The piece titled 'Tales of Myths and Legends' takes inspiration from myths and legends of Cheshire.

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Youth Band in Love Music Trust Celebration

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 27 March 2015

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The Foden's Youth Band performed the leading role in a special 'celebration concert' hosted by our partners Love Music Trust. 

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Foden's looking forward to new projects

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 27 March 2015

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After a busy start to the year and rewarding performances at the RNCM and North West Area we now have a 3 week break before our busy diary starts again The band will be featured on BBC TV in a couple of weeks time (further details to follow soon) as well...

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Youth Band set for Celebration Performance

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 16 March 2015

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The Foden's Youth Band are all set for their performance next Wednesday (25th March) at Victoria Hall Hanley. 

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Lions Youth Brass Workshop

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 16 March 2015

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As the National Youth Brass Band Championships approach Lions Youth Brass have once again engaged with Foden's Band to assist with their preparation, with a workshop which was supported by The Love Music Trust.

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