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Foden's Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 18 September 2013

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The closing date for the 3rd Foden's Solo, Duet & Quartet contest which will take place on the 2nd November at Sandbach School in Cheshire is the 5th October. This year sees the addition of new percussion classes and more prizes to be won in each of the 13 classes...

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Howard Snell returns to Foden's

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 15 September 2013

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Foden's are pleased to announce that Howard Snell will make a welcome return to Foden's in January to conduct a concert at the Bridgewater Hall with guest soloist David Childs.

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2013 British Open Championships

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 September 2013

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On Saturday 7th September Foden's Band competed at the 'British Open Championships' held at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham as reigning Champions. The contest attracts 17 of the best brass bands in Britain and is regarded (along with the National Finals held at the Royal Albert Hall) as one of the...

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Can history repeat itself

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 September 2013

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Armagh Summer School

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 2 September 2013

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Richard Poole reports from the recent Armagh Summer School

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Self Promotional Concert

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 August 2013

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On the 3rd November Fodens will be holding their annual self promotional concert at the Victoria Hall, Hanley.

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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 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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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