British Open

Posted by Ian Raisbeck on 28 August 2015


FodensCelebrateBritOpen2012On the 5th September Foden's will once again compete at the 'British Open Championship' held at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham. The 'Open' is one of the oldest and most sought after trophies in world banding and sees the top 20 brass band in the UK competing each year. Foden's last won the historic trophy in 2012 (pictured)
All bands in the contest will perform the set test piece 'Reflections on Swan Lake' from the pen of composer Stephen Roberts.
Foden's will hold an open rehearsal at the Theatre, Sandbach Boys School on Tuesday 1st September commencing at 7.30pm where visitors will be able to hear Foden's rehearse as well as performing this work
Entry is free on the night.

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