Foden's to appear in concert with Matt Ford and Mike Lovatt

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 May 2019


On Saturday 8th June Foden's will appear at the Victoria Hall, Bolton with Matt Ford and Mike Lovatt


The Rotary Clubs of Bolton with le Moors and Wigan are joining forces to promote a concert at the Victoria Hall on Saturday the 8th of June featuring the Foden’s Band and Vocalist Matt Ford.

The Foden’s Band are the National Brass Band Champions of Great Britain and making a guest appearance on the night is Mike Lovatt who is the Derek Watkins Chair of Music at the Royal Academy of Music, and the Principal Trumpet of the Grammy-nominated John Wilson Orchestra.

Matt Ford is widely regarded as the finest big band singer in the UK and is always in demand, working with the BBC Big Band, The John Wilson Orchestra and Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Orchestra and many others. Last year Matt performed 6 concerts at the Royal Albert Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Tickets price £15 are available from the box office at The Victoria Hall on 01204 522569 or on-line at or by telephone to The Rotary Club of Bolton le Moors on 07836 358222.

The Concert is sponsored by Toyota RRG Bolton.

All proceeds to Rotary supported charities


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