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Foden's at the Regent Hall, London

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 October 2016

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On Friday 7th October Foden's were invited to perform a concert at the Regent Hall, London on the eve of the National Brass Band Championships

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Foden's support the BBC Radio 2's Young Brass Award 2017

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 October 2016

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The search is on for the next recipient of BBC Radio 2’s Young Brass Award.

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Foden's at the National Finals

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 October 2016

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On the 7th October Foden's travelled to London to perform a concert at the Regent Hall, London prior to an appearance at the National Finals Contest to be held at the Royal Albert Hall the following day. Foden's had previously qualified for the contest due to winning the North West Area in February.

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Centre Stage step up to the mark

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 October 2016

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Foden's Band are delighted to have completed another of the many tasks caused by the tragic band room fire from April.

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Foden's Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 October 2016

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Once again Foden's have received a large number of entries for their forthcoming solo contest on the 29th October with representatives from the UK as well as Belgium, Norway and China!

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Youth and Junior Bands Up and Running

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 5 October 2016

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Fresh from their second rehearsals of the academic year, the Foden’s Youth and Junior Bands are once again looking forward to an exciting year of music making.

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Anthony Galinier releases solo cd accompanied by Foden's

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 September 2016

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At the forth coming National Finals Anthony Galinier will release his second solo cd.

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Foden's appear at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Posted by Mark Willkinson on 28 September 2016

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On Sunday 11th September Foden's appeared in concert at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham alongside our friends from Black Dyke and Cor

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Howard Snell celebrates 80th birthday

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 September 2016

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All at Foden's send our best wishes to Howard Snell who celebrates his 80th Birthday today.Howard was instrumental in Foden's success from the mid 80's to mid 90's and since his departure has remained a great friend of the band.Howard, thank you for everything you have done for Foden's and...

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Foden's announce details of their forthcoming Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 September 2016

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Foden’s Band are delighted to announce details of their 6th Open Solo, duet, and quartet competition to be held once again in Sandbach on Saturday 29th October. Speaking about the forthcoming event Fiona Rolfe commented 'We are once again looking forward to hosting our annual Solo Contest which is regarded...

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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