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Foden's Solo Contest Update

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 September 2017

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Final preparations are now being made to the 'Foden's Solo Contest' to be held at Sandbach School on the 29th October.

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Foden's band solo contest 2017

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 14 August 2017

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Foden’s Band are delighted to announce details of their 7th Open Solo, duet, and quartet competition.  The competition gets bigger each year, with competitors from all over the UK and Europe making return visits.

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Worldwide interest and support for conducting competition

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 March 2017

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Foden's are pleased to be supporting this event

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BBC Young Brass Award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 2 March 2017

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In February Foden's accompanied Eight previously shortlisted musicians at BBC Media City

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BBC Young Brass Award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 February 2017

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On Saturday the 11th February Foden's Band provided accompanyment for eight previously short listed candidates at Media City, Salford

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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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BBC Young Brass Award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 7 December 2016

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Congratulations to those who have been short listed for the semi final. We look forward to working with you in February and the lucky ones who reach the final in April

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Foden's support the BBC Radio 2's Young Brass Award 2017

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 October 2016

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The search is on for the next recipient of BBC Radio 2’s Young Brass Award.

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Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 November 2015

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(pictured above Werner Duwe, Owen Farr, Gaelle Lefevre, John Wallace CBE)

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Foden's Solo Contest Results 2015

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 November 2015

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On Saturday 31st October 2015 the annual 'Foden's Solo Contest' took place at Sandbach School. Now in it's 5th year, the contest attracts entrants from across the UK as well as Europe with entries from France and Belgium this year.

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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