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Area Preview Concert

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 24 February 2015

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Foden's would like to thank Rode Hall, Hawk Green, Silk Brass and Roberts Bakery for performing alongside us at last Sunday's 'Area Preview Concert' in Sandbach ahead of the North West Area contest next Sunday.   We had a fantastic response to the concert with a full capacity of over 300 people present, they witnessed...

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Patrons Concert and Awards Success

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 20 February 2015

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On Tuesday 17th February Foden's held their annual 'Patrons Concert' to the bands 500 plus patrons at Sandbach School.    During the concert the band performed a number of pieces under the direction of Michael  Fowles from their latest CD recording 'Patrons Choice 8' which was released at this concert.

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Foden's set for Patrons Concert

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 16 February 2015

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Tuesday 17th February will see Foden's perform in the annual 'Patrons Concert' at Sandbach School.

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Northern Ireland Visit

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 12 February 2015

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On Friday 6th February Foden’s  made its annual pilgrimage to Northern Ireland as guests of the Armagh Old Boy’s Brass Band. Now in its 15thconsecutive year, this trip is one of the undoubted highlights of Foden’s hectic concert schedule.On Saturday Foden's held a 3 hour rehearsal with 20 highly talented youngsters who’s ages...

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Festival of Brass Performance Reviewed

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 5 February 2015

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On the 24th January Foden's appeared in concert at the RNCM as part of the prestigious 'Festival of Brass' conducted by the world renowned conductor Bramwell Tovey as well as Musical Director Michael Fowles. For many years now the Saturday evening at the RNCM festival has been performed by Foden's, featuring...

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Bram back with Foden's

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 26 January 2015

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This week Foden's had the privilege of being conducted by Bramwell Tovey who made a welcome return to the band as well as the pleasure of accompanying Mark O'Keefe our guest Trumpet soloist. On Saturday 24th January the band performed a concert as part of the prestigious RNCM Festival of Brass consisting of   Deo...

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Festival of Brass 2015

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 2 January 2015

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In January Foden's will once again perform at the prestigious RNCM 'Festival of Brass' conducted by Bramwell Tovey and Michael Fowles featuring guest soloist Mark O'Keefe   Paul Hindmarsh the Festival Director gives an overview of bands and repertoire to be featured during the Festival.  http://www.4barsrest.com/articles/2014/1473.asp#.VJSBG8PpAGA

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Foden's YouTube Channel

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 11 December 2014

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We are pleased to announce the launch of our 'Youtube' channel featuring performances from a number of our concerts over the past couple of years. 

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Festival of Brass 2015

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 November 2014

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On the 24th January 2015 Foden's will once again perform at the prestigious RNCM Festival of Brass. The band will be conducted in an exciting and challenging programme by Bramwell Tovey and will also accompany our guest soloist Mark O'Keefe (Principal Trumpet with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra) The following day Foden's...

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Foden's in Kendal

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 17 November 2014

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Please see a review from our Concert with the British Sea Powerhttp://www.cumbrialive.co.uk/home/cumbria-s-top-brass-find-home-in-new-venue-1.1174068

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