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Howard Snell returns to Foden's

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 15 September 2013

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Foden's are pleased to announce that Howard Snell will make a welcome return to Foden's in January to conduct a concert at the Bridgewater Hall with guest soloist David Childs.

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Armagh Summer School

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 2 September 2013

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Richard Poole reports from the recent Armagh Summer School

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Self Promotional Concert

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 August 2013

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On the 3rd November Fodens will be holding their annual self promotional concert at the Victoria Hall, Hanley.

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Bolsover Summer School

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 July 2013

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Final touches are now being put to the Bolsover Summer School which will commence between Tuesday 23rd and Sunday 28th July being held at the Heritage High School in Clowne. The course will be led by Mark Wilkinson and Glyn Williams who will also act as tutors along with fellow...

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Fodens and Dobcross Youth

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 May 2013

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On the 4th May players from Foden's band carried out a coaching day upon the invitation of the Dobcross Youth Band and conductor Jonathan Parkes. The coaching day was led by Foden's players Helen Williams, Chris Haigh, Glyn Williams, John Barber and Stuart Baglin who worked on various pieces that...

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Busy time ahead

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 9 May 2013

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On the 12th May Foden's will travel to Norwich where they will perform a gala concert at the St Andrews Hall commencing at 6.30pm following the EABBA contest which will be adjudicated by Glyn Williams. The 18th May sees the band in concert at Turner Sims, Southampton University commencing at 7.30pm.

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Fodens in free ticket give away

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 April 2013

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Fodens Band are pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for a special 'Brass Celebration' concert taking place at Fallibroome Academy, Macclesfield on Saturday 25th May 2013 7:30pm. The concert will feature 2012 British Open & National Champions Fodens Band, alongside their highly acclaimed Fodens Youth Band.

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Patrons concert and awards

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 February 2013

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On Tuesday 19th February Fodens held their annual Patrons concert to a packed Sandbach School with over 500 Patrons in attendance.

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Fodens in Armagh

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 14 February 2013

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On the 8th February Foden’s band made its now annual pilgrimage to Northern Ireland as guests of the Armagh Old Boy’s Brass Band. Now in its 13thconsecutive year, this trip is one of the undoubted highlights of Foden’s hectic concert schedule.

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Fodens Players in the Isle of Man

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 January 2013

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Players of the Manx Youth Band and Manx Concert Brass were delighted recently when they welcomed members of Fodens Band to the Isle of Man for a weekend of workshop rehearsals.   Over an intensive three days, Mark Wilkinson (Principal Cornet), Glyn Williams (Principal Euphonium), Helen Williams (Flugel Horn) and...

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Foden's band maintains a world class reputation for providing entertainment in the field of brass music with a tradition and unique style Mark Wilkinson