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Foden's to hold a non competitive Youth Festival

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 October 2018

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On the 28th October Foden's will hold a non competitive Youth Festival in Sandbach (between 10am and 5pm)

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Sandbach to Switzerland

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 September 2018

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North West Area champion Foden's will team up with Roberts Bakery Band to help raise funds for the Lions Youth Band's trip to the 2019 European Championships in Montreux.

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2018 Foden's Solo Competition Entry Now Open

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 June 2018

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Foden’s Band are delighted to announce details of their 8th Open Solo, Duet, and Quartet competition, on Saturday 3rd of November. The competition continues to grow in popularity, and Foden’s Band is very proud that it maintains it’s reputation as one of the best events of it’s kind in the country.

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BBC Radio 2 Young Brass Award Final

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 April 2018

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On Friday 20th April Foden's will accompany four shortlisted finalists in a live broadcast from the RNCM commencing at 8pm. As  well as providing accompaniment we will perform a short entertaining programme whilst the Judges deliberate over the performances.

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BBC Radio 2 'Young Brass Award' finalists announced

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 8 March 2018

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BBC Radio 2 has announced the names of the four players who have been selected to go through to the final of this year's Young Brass Award on the 20th April to be held at the RNCM.

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BBC Radio Young Brass Award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 February 2018

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On Saturday 10th February Foden's will accompany eight previously short listed musicians in the semi final of the BBC Young Brass Award at the BBC’s Philharmonic Studio, Salford.

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Radio 2 Young Brass Award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 December 2017

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Foden's are delighted to have been invited once again to accompany eight short listed musicians in the semi finals of the 'Radio 2 Young Brass Award' in February.

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Results 2017 Foden’s Solo, Duet & Quartet Competition

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 2 November 2017

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Sunday 29th of October saw Foden’s Band welcome over 100 entries from all over the world, to their 7th solo, duet & quartet competition. Once again the adjudicators had the difficult task of placing the competitors and providing them with constructive written feedback: Prof.

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Foden's Solo contest attracts world wide interest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 October 2017

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On Sunday 29th October Foden's Band will hold their 7th annual Solo and Quartet contest at Sandbach School, Crewe Road, Sandbach.

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Foden's Solo, Duet and Quartet contest 29th October

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 9 October 2017

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The draw has now taken place for the forthcoming Foden's Solo Contest on the 29th October. As in previous years the contest has attracted a large number of entries across the various sections.

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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