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Accent present Foden’s Spectacular

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 April 2016

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Foden’s Band are pleased to announce that, for the first time, they will share the stage with Foden’s Youth Band & the new Foden’s Junior Band in a concert promoted by Accent Music Education Hub (Warrington).

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Annual Awards & Patrons Concert

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 19 February 2016

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On Tuesday 16th February the annual Patrons Concert took place at Sandbach School. 

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Praise for Youth Band Festival Appearance

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 17 February 2016

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On 31st January the Foden's Youth Band were invited to perform at the prestigeous Royal Northern College of Music Festival of Brass. For decades, the festival has been a showcase of the worlds leading brass bands performing original brass band repertoire and often giving premieres of new works.

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Foden's Junior Band set for first ever performance

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 16 November 2015

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The recently formed Foden's Junior Band are gearing up for their first ever performance, less than 3 months after forming.

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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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Foden's Youth Band to kick off 4th season with free concert

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 21 September 2015

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During the last academic year Foden's Youth Band continued to develop in many areas thanks to the incredible support received from Besson, Love Music Trust & RNCM. Over the past year the band commissioned new works, promoted concerts in new venues and even received its first ever set of stand banners.

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Foden's to support Alder Hey Children's Hospital

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 21 May 2015

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Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College are delighted to welcome Foden’s Band for a charity concert on Saturday 23rd May commencing at 7.30pm.  All proceeds from the concert will go to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital (Hollie’s Appeal).  Please see below issued by the school 'Hollie is a Year 8 student at Sandbach High School and...

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Foden's and Foden's Youth Team Up

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 3 May 2015

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On Saturday 2nd May 'Team Foden's' (Foden's and Foden's Youth) performed at Keele University. Each band performed a solo spot before combining to perform a World Premiere from Andy Stevenson of 'Tales of Myths and Legends' which takes inspiration from Cheshire's rich mythological history.

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Foden's in St George's Day themed concert on Thursday 23rd April

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 22 April 2015

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On Thursday 23rd April Foden's will promote a 'St George's Day' themed concert to be held at Sandbach Town Hall commencing at 7.30pm. Entrance to the concert is via pay on the door   The programme has been chosen to celebrate this special date and concludes with the popular 'Last...

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Sandbach Transport Festival

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 22 April 2015

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On Sunday 19th April Foden's Band were once again involved in the Sandbach Transport Parade. Due to roadworks in the area the format of the weekend changed and this year included a classic car show as well as music festival on the cobbles.

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