Fodens Youth welcome Besson

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 17 June 2013


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


Now approaching the end of it's first academic year, the Youth Band has enjoyed a hugely successful year with performances at Manchester Cathedral, Royal Northern College of Music and most recently at Fallibroome Academy Macclesfield. It's final performance before the summer break with be in the picturesque surroundings of Gawsworth Hall's open air theatre in July.

Besson join Love Music Trust (leader of the Cheshire East Music Hub) and Royal Northern College of Music as major partners supporting the Foden's Youth Band, Co-ordinator Ian Raisbeck was quoted as saying 'it is fantastic news for us that Besson have joined us in supporting young brass talent, with their help we are now able to plan some exciting new projects for the next academic year'

As always, applications are open for new members aged 21 or under and of grade 5 standard or higher. Anybody interested should see

Ian Raisbeck
Project Co-ordinator
Foden's Youth Band


Foden's band maintains a world class reputation for providing entertainment in the field of brass music with a tradition and unique style Mark Wilkinson