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Prestigious Commission

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 14 November 2013

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Dates for the first set of New Music Biennial premieres are announced today by PRS for Music Foundation. Beginning in January 2014, the twenty commissions will be performed at concert halls, arts centres, festivals and outdoor spaces across the length and breadth of the UK as well as at two...

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Foden's Film ?

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 9 October 2013

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A new South Cheshire film production is on schedule after it received full backing from several local organisations. Foden’s Brass band, Sandbach School and the Love Music Trust will all play a significant role in helping to deliver Brass in the Blood that is set in and around Sandbach, telling the story...

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Fodens arrange funding meeting

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 11 August 2013

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On Monday 16th September Foden's have invited the funding officer from Brass Band England to attend the Foden's Bandroom to hold a seminar in relation to funding ie what funding is available for bands etc and also a questions and answers session.

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Fodens look after their history

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 9 August 2013

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Foden's looking after their history

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Double Champions CD review

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 30 July 2013

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Please see below review of our 'Double Champiopns CD'

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Fodens on radio 3

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 June 2013

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On the week commencing 17th June Foden's along with Black Dyke will be featured on radio 3.

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Major funding for Fodens

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 April 2013

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Foden's Band selected for New Music Biennial Commission   Foden's are pleased to announce that they have been awarded funding to commission a new work by the PRS for Music Foundation’s New Music Biennial. The highly prestigious and high profile scheme will present a series of commissioned works from British...

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Housing estate named after 'Fodens'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 April 2013

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Fodens Band now have a housing estate in Sandbach where street names have been named after various people and patrons associated with the band

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Presentation for Fodens Youth Band

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 February 2013

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Fresh from their first performance at RNCM Festival of Brass the Foden's Youth Band are delighted to announce a number of new supporters who have been helping the band to blossom.   The FYB members were recently presented with an individual copy of the bands first ever official photograph courtesy...

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More awards for Fodens

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 7 January 2013

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Following on from the various 4barsrest 2012 nomination awards Fodens are pleased to announce they have won 'Band of the Year' 'Conductor of the Year' Cd and runner up of the year' 'Contest performance of the year' and Glyn Williams just missing out on 'Player of the Year.' Speaking about...

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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