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Foden's accept Dutch Invite

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 14 November 2015

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Foden's feature on British Sea Power Album

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 13 November 2015

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British Sea Power are an indie rock band and the wide-ranging nature of their material has led critics to liken their sound to a variety of groups, from The Cure and Joy Division to the Pixies and Arcade Fire. The band are famed for their live performances, the unusual lyrical content of their songs and the...

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Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 November 2015

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(pictured above Werner Duwe, Owen Farr, Gaelle Lefevre, John Wallace CBE)

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Foden's Solo Contest Results 2015

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 November 2015

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On Saturday 31st October 2015 the annual 'Foden's Solo Contest' took place at Sandbach School. Now in it's 5th year, the contest attracts entrants from across the UK as well as Europe with entries from France and Belgium this year.

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A Child Like You shortlisted for award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 29 October 2015

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Foden's Band are pleased to announce that 'A Child Like You' from the pen of their composer in residence Andy Scott has been shortlisted (final three works) in the Wind & Brass Category at the British Composer Awards with the winner due to be announced on the 9th December at...

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Foden's Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 October 2015

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The 'Foden's Solo Contest' is the largest of its kind in this country and last year attracted over 170 competitors who competed in 18 different classes. Once again we have received a similar number of entrants who will be travelling from Norway, Belgium, France as well as this country to...

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Foden's announce RNCM Festival Programme

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 16 October 2015

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Foden's are delighted to have be invited once again to perform at the prestigeous 'RNCM Brass Band Festival' in January 2016. The festival is regarded as one of the most important festivals of brass band music, often featuring new commissions, ground breaking performances of contemporary repertoire as well as classics...

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Nick Birch Joins Foden's

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 13 October 2015

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Foden's are pleased to announce the appointment of Nick Birch who joined the band prior to their appearance at the National Finals last weekend.

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Foden's Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 October 2015

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On the 31st October Foden's Band will once again host their annual Solo Contest to be held at Sandbach Boys School

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Granville Jennings long service award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 September 2015

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During a concert at Sandbach Town Hall on the 17th September Foden's Band made a 'long Service award' presentation to librarian Granville Jennings.

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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