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Concert review Foden's at Keele University 1st November

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 9 November 2017

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Foden's at Keele University 1st November

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Concert review Foden's and Brighouse 28th October

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 9 November 2017

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Concert review, Foden's and Brighouse 28th October, Huddersfield Town Hall.

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Armagh Old Boys Summer School Review

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 31 August 2017

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Review of the Armagh Old Boys Brass Band Summer School 2017

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Foden's in the Isle of Man

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 July 2017

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On Friday 14th July Darren Lea, Luke Pallister, Ryan O'Grady, Shaun Farrington, Gary Curtin and Jonny Bates travelled to the Isle of Man to lead a workshop with members of Manx Concert Brass and their Youth Band.

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Foden’s, Foden’s Youth and Foden’s Junior Bands – Parr Hall, Warrington, Sunday 11th June

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 July 2017

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For the second year in succession, the burgeoning, combined forces of the Foden’s Band organisation performed a matinee springtime concert in the beautiful acoustic of Warrington’s grand Parr Hall to a large audience.

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Foden’s Band – Musical Director: Michael Fowles – Aalborg Musikkonkurrence – 21/5/17

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 7 June 2017

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The musicians of Foden’s Band played a significant part at this year’s Aalborg Musikkonkurrence, Denmark’s leading entertainment competition: on the Saturday, John Barber, Mark Bousie, Michael Fowles and Mark Wilkinson all served as adjudicators for the event’s four sections and, on the same evening, the band played a very well...

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'Of Gods and Kings' CD review Nigel Clarke

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 February 2017

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For me, a good disc has to fulfil certain criteria. The music has to interest me; the programme notes have to offer insight into the compositions, so that I learn something new, and there has to be a strong vision behind the purpose of the disc.

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CD Review: Colours — The French Tenor Horn

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 January 2017

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In 2016 Foden's accompanied Anthony Galinier on his second solo cd project - 'Colours'

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Of Gods and Kings

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 January 2017

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After being voted 'runner up' in the 4barsrest 'CD of the Year' please see review of the 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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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