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Masterclasses

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 14 June 2011

Players from North West Area Brass Bands Association bands were treated recently to three Master Classes. The classes were led by Mark Wilkinson (cornet), Leslie Howie (horn) and Glyn Williams (Euphonium) of the Foden’s Band, who took time out of their busy schedules, to give over 80 players from bands...

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Web Site updates

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 10 June 2011

Foden's have now added a 'You Tube' section on the bands website where you can watch videos of the band. We will shortly be adding 'Foden's' ring tones to the website which can be downloaded to your mobile phone!!!! Also keep you eye on the bands website for latest news,...

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Howard and Jens join Fodens Vice Presidents

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 8 June 2011

Foden’s are delighted to announce the addition of Howard Snell and Jens Lindemann to their growing list of Vice Presidents. Howard’s relationship with the band is embedded in banding folklore and after conducting Foden’s at last year’s British Open and more recently at this year’s Great Northern Spring Brass Arts...

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Death of Peter Fletcher

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 8 June 2011

Fodens Band are sad to report the death on Friday 3rd June of its President Peter Fletcher. Peter had been a supporter of Fodens for over 60 years.

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Training Day with Coleshill Band

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 June 2011

Coleshill Town Band – Foden’s Workshop

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Easy Fund Raising

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 June 2011

For all those who ever shop online... and even those who don't, just take a second to check this out on behalf of Fodens band, it's a really easy way for us all to raise some funds for the band free of charge.

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I Tunes

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 May 2011

Fodens have now made their Patron 1 and Patron 2 cd's available to download via various download providers including I Tunes.

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Glyn Williams Solo cd

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 23 May 2011

Fodens and Glyn Williams have been busy recorded Glyn's solo cd on the 21st and 22nd May in Manchester

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Bridgewater Hall Review

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 May 2011

Fodens performed at the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester on the 8th May as part of the Northern Arts Brass Festival. The band was conducted by guest conductor Howard Snell and accompanied guest soloist Jens Lindemann.

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Fodens entertain in France

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 2 May 2011

Foden's have just returned from a weekend in France where they have been performing in the Limoux Festival. The festival has been running for 3 years and this year attracted over 10,000 spectators to various events and shows over the 5 day duration.

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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