Foden's to record a Solo CD with Anthony Galinier

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 December 2015

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After a 4 year association Anthony Galinier has announced that he will be leaving Paris Brass Band at the end of this year to explore a number of exciting projects.

One of these projects with be to commence work on his AnthonyGalinier01second solo album which he will record in 2016 with Foden's. Anthony will be the first French Tenor Horn Soloist to record a full CD with one of the world's leading brass bands. Anthony has also enlisted the help of the award winning World of Brass to record the CD which will be released later in 2016.

Speaking about the forthcoming project Anthony commented 'I am looking forward to travelling to England to work with the Foden's Band who I first met in 2014 when I was asked to adjudicate their annual Solo Contest. The CD will feature a number of exciting new compositions from leading composers including a new work from Dr Meechan which will also feature Mark Wilkinson and Dave Thornton. As well as recording the CD I am also looking forward to a number of solo engagements, master classes, recitals as well as continuing my work as a Besson artist'

Speaking on behalf of Foden's Mark Wilkinson commented 'Foden's are looking forward to working with Anthony on the forthcoming recording project. Anthony is highly regarded as one of the leading Tenor Horn players due to the success and reviews of his first solo recording as well as his work with the fantastic Paris Brass Band who have made such an impact in recent years on the brass band movement'

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