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Foden's accept BIC invitation

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 3 April 2017

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Foden's are looking forward to competing at this years BIC at the Sage, Gateshead for the first time since 2014.

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National Finals

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 March 2017

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The line up of bands who have qualified for the Nationals Finals to be held at the Royal Albert Hall, London on the 14th October have now been announced.

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Foden's successfully defended their North West Area Title

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 28 February 2017

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On Sunday 26th February Foden's competed at the North West Area Competition held at the Winter Gardens, Blackpool.

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Prof Nicholas Childs to lead Foden's at the North West Area

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 February 2017

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Following last years victory at the North West Area Foden's have confirmed that Prof Nicholas Childs has once again been engaged to defend their title on the 26th February.

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Foden's Solo, Duet and Quartet contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 31 October 2016

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Sandbach School played home to the 6th Foden's Solo, Duet and Quartet contest on Saturday 29th October 2016 where once again a bumper entry of almost 100 competitors competed in various classes and filled what was to be a long and exciting day.

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Foden's at the Nationals Finals, Royal Albert Hall, London

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 17 October 2016

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Thank you to Goldy Solutions Ltd for the fantastic action photos from London

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Foden's at the National Finals

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 October 2016

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On the 7th October Foden's travelled to London to perform a concert at the Regent Hall, London prior to an appearance at the National Finals Contest to be held at the Royal Albert Hall the following day. Foden's had previously qualified for the contest due to winning the North West Area in February.

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Foden's Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 October 2016

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Once again Foden's have received a large number of entries for their forthcoming solo contest on the 29th October with representatives from the UK as well as Belgium, Norway and China!

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Foden's announce details of their forthcoming Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 September 2016

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Foden’s Band are delighted to announce details of their 6th Open Solo, duet, and quartet competition to be held once again in Sandbach on Saturday 29th October. Speaking about the forthcoming event Fiona Rolfe commented 'We are once again looking forward to hosting our annual Solo Contest which is regarded...

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Bramwell Tovey accepts professional conductor and president role

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 6 July 2016

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Foden's are pleased to announce that Bramwell Tovey has accepted the bands invitation to become their Professional Conductor and President.

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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