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The Sound of Music

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 7 February 2012

On the 11th March Fodens will be presenting 'The Story of Maria von Trapp' at Sandbach School. There will be two concerts, 3.30pm and 6pm which will be conducted by Allan Withington. The innovative family concert production for choir and brass band tells the story of Maria von Trapp and...

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Fodens at the rncm

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 February 2012

On the 28th January Fodens appeared in the 'Festival of Brass' held at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester conducted by Mike Fowles, Howard Snell and featuring guest soloist Rex Richardson.

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Fodens continue youth link with Lions Youth

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 January 2012

Fodens continue their link with local Lions Youth Band.

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Training Day with Lions Youth

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 16 January 2012

Lions Youth Brass recently continued their strong partnership with our friends from Fodens Band. Yesterday (Sunday 15th) saw a team of Fodens tutors, Mark Wilkinson, Richard Poole, Lesley Howie, Anthony Mann, Shaun Farrington and Mark Bousie spend the afternoon with Lions' Junior Brass (who's Musical Director is Fodens Cornet player...

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More awards for Fodens!!!

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 January 2012

Fodens would like to congratulate our Vice President Jens Lindemann on being awarded 4barsrest Solo cd of the year for his solo cd Dreaming of the Masters accompanied by Fodens and conducted by our good friend James Gourlay. This cd can be purchased online from our website.

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4barsrest 2011 Award Nominations

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 30 December 2011

4barsrest are presently holding their annual awards for 2011

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Happy Christmas

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 December 2011

All at Fodens would like to wish all our supporters, patrons and fellow bandspeople a very Happy Christmas!!!!

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End of Year Concert

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 December 2011

On Sunday 11th December Foden's held their annual Christmas Concert at Sandbach Boys School to a capacity audience which included the band's President Mark Greaves as well as the band's Vice Presidents and special guests. The audience were treated to a variety of Christmas and non Christmas music conducted by...

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Ipad App

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 December 2011

Foden's Band are pleased to announce that the 'Foden's App' which was originally designed for the Iphone has now been launched on the Ipad. Speaking about the release Mark Wilkinson said 'Foden's Band were the first Brass Band to launch an App on the Iphone which was released to give...

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Love is in the air

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 December 2011

Fodens band would like to congratulate Soprano Richard Poole and Solo Horn Lesley Howie on their recent engagement.

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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