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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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17 Glorious Years for Foden's in Armagh

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 6 February 2017

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The first weekend in February had become a special time in the Foden's calendar, for the past 17 years the band have travelled to Armagh, Northern Ireland at the invitation of Ivor Stevenson MBE a Vice President of the band. 

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Foden's Youth look forward to a busy 2017

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 January 2017

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On Sunday Foden's Youth Band will hold their first rehearsal in 2017 ahead of a busy and exciting year that will see the band perform in a number of high profile concerts including an event with Foden's Band and Foden's Junior Band.

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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 Band partnership with the Love Music Trust

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 December 2016

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Foden's Band has announced they have entered into partnership with The Love Music Trust, the lead organisation and fund holder for the music education hub in Cheshire East.

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Foden's Solo, Duet and Quartet contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 31 October 2016

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Sandbach School played home to the 6th Foden's Solo, Duet and Quartet contest on Saturday 29th October 2016 where once again a bumper entry of almost 100 competitors competed in various classes and filled what was to be a long and exciting day.

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Foden's Youth / Junior Band and Promotional Video

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 17 October 2016

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Fresh from their second rehearsals of the academic year, the Foden’s Youth and Junior Bands are once again looking forward to an exciting year of music making.

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Foden's Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 October 2016

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Once again Foden's have received a large number of entries for their forthcoming solo contest on the 29th October with representatives from the UK as well as Belgium, Norway and China!

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Youth and Junior Bands Up and Running

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 5 October 2016

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Fresh from their second rehearsals of the academic year, the Foden’s Youth and Junior Bands are once again looking forward to an exciting year of music making.

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Foden's announce details of their forthcoming Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 September 2016

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Foden’s Band are delighted to announce details of their 6th Open Solo, duet, and quartet competition to be held once again in Sandbach on Saturday 29th October. Speaking about the forthcoming event Fiona Rolfe commented 'We are once again looking forward to hosting our annual Solo Contest which is regarded...

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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