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Bramwell Tovey accepts professional conductor and president role

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 July 2016

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Foden's are pleased to announce that Bramwell Tovey has accepted the bands invitation to become their Professional Conductor and President.

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Foden's set for Gawsworth return

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 29 June 2016

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On Sunday 10th July Foden's will make a welcome return to Gawsworth Hall to deliver a concert that as well as featuring music from Stage and Screen will also feature an array of the bands star soloists before concluding with a Last Night of the Proms Set.

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Youth Band End Academic Year

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 27 June 2016

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On Saturday 25th June Foden's Youth Band performed in a concert hosted by Love Music Trust at the picturesque Clonter Opera Theatre in Cheshire. 

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Update on Foden's Three Year Strategic Plan

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 27 June 2016

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In May Foden’s Band secured a major award from Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for a “Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan 2016-2019”.

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Winchester Thanks

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 22 June 2016

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'A word of enormous thanks for the concert by Foden’s Band at Winchester Cathedral on 11th June. I was really sorry not to have had the opportunity to say a word of thanks personally at the end, but the Fireworks followed on immediately.

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Foden's join with Youth & Junior Bands

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 June 2016

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On Sunday 5th June Foden's Band performed at the Parr Hall, Warrington in a concert shared with its Youth and recently formed Junior Band

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Foden's to perform at Houses of Parliament

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 7 June 2016

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On the 14th June Foden's will travel to Westminster to perform in the prestigious 'National Prayer Breakfast.'

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Foden's Return from European Trip

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 31 May 2016

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On the 27th May Foden's travelled from Hull to Rotterdam on the overnight Ferry to participate in concerts in Sittard, Holland and Brussels Conservatoire, Belgium.

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Upcoming Concerts

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 23 May 2016

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Following our successful Whit Friday outing where we were crowned the 'Tameside' Champions for a record 15th time in 16 years the band travelled to Bury St Edmunds the following day to perform in the Apex as part of the prestigious Bury St Edmunds Festival

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Foden's Band are the Tameside Whit Friday Champions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 23 May 2016

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From the first Whit Friday Marches in 1884, the event has grown in popularity. This year over 100 brass bands participated in twenty two different contests at venues scattered around the areas of Tameside and Saddleworth.

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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