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Foden's to appear in concert with the Chester Male Voice Choir on the 16th July

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 June 2022

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The concert entitled "Male Voices and Brass" is the culmination of events to celebrate the choir's 80th anniversary being compered by the Choir's newly appointed President, popular local choir leader, musician and composer Matt Baker BEM.

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Foden's make a welcome return to Stroud

Posted by Mark Wlikinson on 21 June 2022

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On Sunday 26th June Foden's will make a welcome return to Stoud under the baton of guest Conductor David Hirst

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'Welcome to the Bandroom'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 June 2022

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Foden’s Band are pleased to announce the release of ‘Welcome to the Bandroom’, a project funded through Arts Council England, designed to create a definitive guide to the brass band that can be used by educators around the world for free!

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Foden's are the 'Tameside Whit' Champions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 June 2022

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From the first Whit Friday Marches in 1884, the event has grown in popularity.

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Foden's Youth to celebrate their 10th anniversary

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 7 June 2022

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In November 2020, Foden’s were successful in an application to the Arts Council through ‘Grants for the Arts.’ The funding allows the band to host a very special concert to commemorate the 10th anniversary of forming it’s very own youth band as well as a commission from the pen of Jonathan Bates. ...

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'Foden's in action at the European Championships'

Posted by Mark Wlikinson on 17 May 2022

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Thanks to Warber Communicatie for these fantastic shots, taken at the recent European Championships!

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'Geneva Heritage Cornet' for sale

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 17 May 2022

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As part of our European 3rd place prize, the band won a 'Geneva Heritage Cornet' in Lacquer.

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Foden's represent England at the European Brass Band Championships

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 May 2022

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In 2018 Foden's were crowned the 'National Champions of Great Britain' at the Royal Albert Hall with part of this prize being an invitation to represent England at the European Brass Band Championships to be held in Palanga, Lithuania.

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Concert appearance with the European Youth Band on the 27th April

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 25 April 2022

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Preparations are well under way for our appearance at the European Championships on the 30th April and 1st May

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Foden's and the European Youth Band, Fallibroome Academy, Macclesfield, 7pm

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 April 2022

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On the 27th April Foden's will appear in concert with the European Youth Band prior to representing England at the European Brass Band Championships to be held on the 30th April and 1st May at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.  

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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