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John Wallace to conduct at Brass in Concert

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 October 2010

Foden's band are pleased to announce that John Wallace has accepted their invitation to conduct the band at the forthcoming 'Brass in Concert Contest' at the Sage, Gateshead on the 21st November where the band will be aiming to defend their title.

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National Finals Results

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 25 October 2010

Results of the 'National Finals' held at the 'Royal Albert Hall' on the 9th October 2010

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Christmas CD Sale

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 25 October 2010

Not sure what presents to buy for Christmas? Well look no further than the foden's website

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Armagh Summer School 2010

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 October 2010

Inspiring Experiences at Armagh Old Boys’ Summer School with Foden’s Octet

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Foden's training day with Mereside Brass Band

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 23 September 2010

Principal players from Foden's recently held a coaching day with 'Mereside Brass' (based in Plumley, Cheshire) at the Sedgley Park Training Centre in Prestwich, Manchester on the 19th September

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Foden's release latest CD from Andy Scott

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 September 2010

Foden’s Band are pleased to announce the launch of our latest cd recording ‘A World Within’ featuring compositions from the band’s Composer in Residence Andy Scott       When Foden's Band competed at the British Open in Birmingham on Saturday 4th September 2010, it  also marked the launch of...

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British Open Results

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 September 2010

Results of the 'British Open' held at the Symphony Hall on Saturday 4th September

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Concert on the Cobbles

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 August 2010

Foden’s Band will headline a free afternoon of musical entertainment which will take place on Sunday 12 September from 12 noon on Sandbach’s historic market square.  There will be entertainment to suit all tastes and ages.    In addition to the musical entertainment, there will be free face-painting and a circus...

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Foden's in France

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 August 2010

Foden's Band performed at the Soirées at the Opéra-Théâtre, Limoges for the Cuivres en Fête Festival on Sunday evening, 24th August. Playing to a packed auditorium the band gave a varied programme under the baton of Michael Fowles in connection with Foden's instrument partner Besson.

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Fodens Baritone Player in Japan

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 August 2010

The first Japanese ‘Brass Band Camp’ was recently held in Mahatmas (BBCH)’ on the weekend of 13th to 15th August. The organisers of BBCH Atsuhiko Okamoto and Toshiaki Kameyama are also founders of Hamamatsu Brass Band, which was formed in 2004. Atsuhikocame to the UK to study with Prof.

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