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Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 July 2016

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In May Foden’s Band secured a major award from Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for a “Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan 2016-2019”.

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Youth Band End Academic Year

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 27 June 2016

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On Saturday 25th June Foden's Youth Band performed in a concert hosted by Love Music Trust at the picturesque Clonter Opera Theatre in Cheshire. 

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Update on Foden's Three Year Strategic Plan

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 27 June 2016

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In May Foden’s Band secured a major award from Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for a “Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan 2016-2019”.

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Foden's join with Youth & Junior Bands

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 June 2016

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On Sunday 5th June Foden's Band performed at the Parr Hall, Warrington in a concert shared with its Youth and recently formed Junior Band

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Foden's set for Parr Hall Spectacular

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 14 May 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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Foden's secures major Arts Council Grant

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 May 2016

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Foden’s Band secures major award from Arts Council England through ‘Grants for the Arts’ for “Three Year Strategic Music and Audience Development Plan 2016-2019”.

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Keele Partnership Launched with Workshop and Concert

Posted by Nicholas Reyland on 2 May 2016

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Brass musicians young and old came to Keele last weekend for a workshop and concert celebrating a new partnership between Foden’s and Music & Music Technology at Keele. Tutors from Foden’s worked with two brass bands – beginners conducted by Anna Hughes-Williams and more advanced conducted by Mark Wilkinson throughout...

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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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Armagh Summer School

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 17 February 2016

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Details have now been released for the 16th consecutive summer school in Armagh, Northern Ireland which features Foden's tutors and conductors.

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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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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