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Foden's Youth Band's set for new season

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 31 August 2016

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With the arrival of the new school term, Foden's Youth and Junior Bands are preparing for another exciting year of music making.   The Youth Band will launch their 5th season with a weekend course later this month which will see Michael Fowles and Mark Bousie leading the band through...

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Foden's Youth Organisation recruitment

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 23 August 2016

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Armagh Summer School

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 July 2016

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Between the 8th - 13th August the 16th consecutive Armagh Summer School will take place in Armagh, Northern Ireland with tutors from Foden's Band.

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Tips from the Top Video 1

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 July 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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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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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 set for Parr Hall Spectacular

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 14 May 2016

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Foden’s Band are pleased to announce that, for the first time, they will share the stage with Foden’s Youth Band & the new Foden’s Junior Band in a concert promoted by Accent Music Education Hub (Warrington).

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Foden's secures major Arts Council Grant

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 May 2016

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

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Keele Partnership Launched with Workshop and Concert

Posted by Nicholas Reyland on 2 May 2016

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Brass musicians young and old came to Keele last weekend for a workshop and concert celebrating a new partnership between Foden’s and Music & Music Technology at Keele. Tutors from Foden’s worked with two brass bands – beginners conducted by Anna Hughes-Williams and more advanced conducted by Mark Wilkinson throughout...

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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