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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 Youth Band

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 17 July 2013

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Foden's Youth Band are pleased to announce that applications are open for new members beginning in September.

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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 announce the date for their 2013 Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 25 June 2013

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Foden's Band is proud to announce that the 3rd Solo, Duet and Quartet contest will take place on the 2nd November at Sandbach School, Cheshire. This year sees further evolution of the past two successful years with the addition of percussion classes to partner the brass classes and new and...

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Fodens welcome new Partners

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 22 June 2013

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Fodens band are pleased to announce that Glyn Williams Musical Instruments and Sterling have joined the bands list of Partners

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Fodens Youth welcome Besson

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 17 June 2013

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Fodens Band are delighted to announce that Besson have become an official partner of the Fodens Youth Band.

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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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Fodens are the 2013 Whit Friday Champions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 May 2013

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From the first Whit Friday Marches in 1884, the event has grown in popularity. This year over a hundred brass bands participated in some twenty different contests at venues scattered around the areas of Tameside and Saddleworth.

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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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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