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National Conducting Competition

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 February 2017

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The National Association of Brass Band Conductors has announced that it will once again be holding its National Conducting Competition.

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Patrons Choice X

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 February 2017

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Please see below review of our latest CD which can be purchased via

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Foden's Patrons Society celebrates 30 years

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 February 2017

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2017 marks the 30th anniversary of the 'Foden's Patron Society' which now boasts over 400 members.

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From a Sepia Photograph

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 8 February 2017

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In January Foden's participated in the prestigious 'Brass Band Festival' at the RNCM 

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17 Glorious Years for Foden's in Armagh

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 6 February 2017

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The first weekend in February had become a special time in the Foden's calendar, for the past 17 years the band have travelled to Armagh, Northern Ireland at the invitation of Ivor Stevenson MBE a Vice President of the band. 

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Prof Nicholas Childs to lead Foden's at the North West Area

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 February 2017

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Following last years victory at the North West Area Foden's have confirmed that Prof Nicholas Childs has once again been engaged to defend their title on the 26th February.

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Foden's to hold free workshop at Keele University

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 February 2017

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On the 12th February Foden's players will hold a training day at Keele University which has been organised by the Music and Music Technology Departments at the University.

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Sshhmutes

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 30 January 2017

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Foden's are proud to be endorsees of Sshhmutes the best practice mutes on the market

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Foden's appear in the RNCM prestigious 'Brass Band Festival'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 30 January 2017

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On Saturday 28th January Foden's were invited to perform at the prestigious RNCM 'Brass Band Festival' to a capacity audience. The band were once again conducted by guest conductor James Gourlay as well as Michael Fowles.

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'Of Gods and Kings' CD project information

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 25 January 2017

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In October 2016 Foden's released a cd entitled 'Of Gods and Kings' at the National Finals to critical acclaim.

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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