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Lions Youth Brass, Audley Brass and Robert's Bakery Band to help Foden's

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 8 May 2019

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In 2018 Foden's were crowned the National Champions of Great Britain at the Royal Albert Hall, London and were subsequently invited to represent England at the European Brass Band Championships to be held in May 2020 in Palanga, Lithuania.

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Foden's and Love Music Trust announce winning Compositions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 30 April 2019

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In January Foden's and the Love Music Trust announced an exciting composers competition that would see four short listed compositions performed as part of LMT's annual Summer Celebration Weekend at Clonter Opera, Macclesfield on the 22nd June, an event which is being supported by Foden's.

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Sandbach Home of the World Famous Foden's Band

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 15 April 2019

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In 2017 Sandbach Town Council were responsible for installing new town and village signs at several key locations in Sandbach making reference to Foden's Band - https://www.fodensband.co.uk/about/news/sandbach-home-of-the-world-famous-fodens-band/

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Brass Pass 'Young Brass Award'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 April 2019

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Foden's were privileged to have been involved in the Brass Pass 'Young Brass Award Final' held on Sunday 31st March at the Stoller Hall, Manchester which was broadcast live across the World.

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Foden's and Matt Ford, Gladstone Theatre, Wirral

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 April 2019

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On Sunday 7th April Foden's will perform with singer Matt Ford at the Gladstone Theatre, Wirral in a show entitled 'Salute to Sinatra and the Swing Legends.'

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Foden's and Matt Ford on tour

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 March 2019

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On Saturday 23rd March Foden's will perform the first of six concerts with singer Matt Ford at the Hafren Theatre, Powys entitled 'Salute to Sinatra and the Swing Legends.'

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An Audience with Richard Evans

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 March 2019

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On the 17th March the National and North West Area Champions Foden's will appear in concert with Richard Evans at Chorley Town Hall

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Foden's start running to Palanga!

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 March 2019

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Foden's Band are in the process of raising the £20,000 that it will cost to get the band 1207 miles to Palanga, Lithuania where they will represent England at the 2020 European Brass Band Championships.

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Foden's are the Champions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 February 2019

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On Sunday 24th February Foden's competed at the North West Area Competition held at the Winter Gardens, Blackpool.

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Foden's thank their Patrons

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 February 2019

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On Tuesday 19th February Foden's, the current National and defending North West Regional Champion held their annual Patron's Concert to a packed Sandbach School.

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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