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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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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 the Love Music Trust announce an exciting Composer Competition

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 31 January 2019

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Foden's are pleased to announce that they have entered into a partnership with the 'Love Music Trust' (LMT) to launch a composers competition.

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Foden's Solo and Quartet Contest 2018

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 November 2018

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Sandbach Boys School again was the venue for the annual Foden's Solo, Duet and Quartet Competition which, now in its 8th year, is a firm date in the banding calendar.   Many regulars attended, along with lots of new faces, in particular from Norway and Belgium ensuring a healthy level of...

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Foden's Solo Contest 3rd November '18

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 September 2018

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Foden’s Band are delighted to announce details of their 8th Open Solo, duet, and quartet competition to be held in Sandbach on the 3rd November.

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2018 Foden's Solo Competition Entry Now Open

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 June 2018

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Foden’s Band are delighted to announce details of their 8th Open Solo, Duet, and Quartet competition, on Saturday 3rd of November. The competition continues to grow in popularity, and Foden’s Band is very proud that it maintains it’s reputation as one of the best events of it’s kind in the country.

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BBC Radio 2 Young Brass Award Final

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 April 2018

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On Friday 20th April Foden's will accompany four shortlisted finalists in a live broadcast from the RNCM commencing at 8pm. As  well as providing accompaniment we will perform a short entertaining programme whilst the Judges deliberate over the performances.

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BBC Radio 2 'Young Brass Award' finalists announced

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 8 March 2018

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BBC Radio 2 has announced the names of the four players who have been selected to go through to the final of this year's Young Brass Award on the 20th April to be held at the RNCM.

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BBC Radio Young Brass Award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 February 2018

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On Saturday 10th February Foden's will accompany eight previously short listed musicians in the semi final of the BBC Young Brass Award at the BBC’s Philharmonic Studio, Salford.

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Radio 2 Young Brass Award

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 December 2017

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Foden's are delighted to have been invited once again to accompany eight short listed musicians in the semi finals of the 'Radio 2 Young Brass Award' in February.

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