Composers Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 June 2014

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On Sunday 15th June Foden's held the finals of our '23 and under Composers Contest ' at the Royal Northern College of Music. A shortlist of 6 finalists were drawn up by 3 judges, Dr Peter Meechan, Philip Sparke and Miuchael Fowles. 

We are delighted to congratulate the winner David Hanson for his composition entitled 'Aurora Borealis'. The piece will be performed by Foden's Youth Band in a concert next year as well as later this year by Foden's at the Allan Withington Conducting Summer School. 

Please see below report on the concert / masterclass courtesy of 4barsrest

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