Brass and Voices with Foden’s Band, Peterborough 14th September 2019

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 22 July 2019

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The world-famous Foden’s Band will be in Peterborough for one night only on Saturday 14th September, performing at the Cresset with the city’s award-winning choirs Peterborough Male Voice Choir, Peterborough Voices and Peterborough Youth Choir who - over the last few years - have established a track-record of bringing some of the world’s top brass bands to the city, including Grimethorpe Colliery Band, Black Dyke Band, and Brighouse and Rastrick.

Consistently ranked as one of the finest brass bands in the world, Foden’s Band have won twelve British Open titles, fourteen National Championships of Great Britain and six unparalleled double hat-tricks and in 2012 won a rare and exceptional 'Double', being crowned British Open and National Champions. They were the 2018 National Champions of Great Britain and hold the record for the number of Area Contest wins with an unprecedented 21 North West Area titles.

A household name in the world of brass bands for over a hundred years, Foden’s Band continue to thrill audiences with their virtuosity and flexibility in a huge range of styles, far beyond the boundaries of the usual brass band concert repertoire. Their performance is characterised by the sophisticated orchestration which contributes to their magical brass band sound. "Foden's Band is a musical Magic Carpet” says conductor Howard Snell “It continually takes the listener to places that few other ensembles rarely even approach".

Don't miss this opportunity to see the world-famous Foden’s Band live on stage in Peterborough as they perform at the Cresset for one night only with the city's award-winning choirs Peterborough Male Voice Choir, Peterborough Voices and Peterborough Youth Choir…it promises to be a truly spectacular evening!

  • Voices and Brass with Foden’s Band will be at The Cresset, Peterborough at 7.30pm on Saturday 14th September.
  • Tickets from £18.50 at the Cresset box office, by phone on 01733 265705, or at www.peterboroughsings.org.uk

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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