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Foden's Principal Cornet in prestigious award

Posted by Mark Wlikinson on 10 March 2022

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Foden's are pleased to announce that their Principal Cornet player Mark Wilkinson has been award the 'The Iles Medal' by the Worshipful Company of Musicians. The annual award was first presented in 1947 by John Henry Iles, a Pastmaster of the Company, and is awarded to musicians who have made...

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Foden's are the '4barsrest Band of the Year'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 January 2022

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Foden's are thrilled to have been awarded the 4barsrest ‘Contest Performance of the Year’ for our National Championships winning performance of Bruce Broughton’s ‘Heroes’ as well as receiving the award of ‘Band of the Year’ for the 2nd consecutive year! A huge thank you to all our friends and supporters for their...

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Foden's are the 4Barsrest 2020 Band of the Year

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 4 January 2021

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We are extremely honoured to have been awarded the title of '4Barsrest 2020 Band of the Year'

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'Memories of Christmas' wins the Brass Band World 'Christmas' CD of the year

Posted by Mark Wlikinson on 16 November 2018

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Foden's have been informed that their 'Memories of Christmas' CD recording with Matt Ford has won the 'BBW Christmas CD' of the year

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Foden's congratulate Anna Hughes-Williams on being awarded the 'Mortimer Medal'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 12 April 2017

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Foden's band are extremely proud that one of their members has been awarded the 'Mortimer Medal' for recognition of their services to the teaching of young brass musicians.

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Foden's Band are the Tameside Whit Friday Champions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 23 May 2016

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From the first Whit Friday Marches in 1884, the event has grown in popularity. This year over 100 brass bands participated in twenty two different contests at venues scattered around the areas of Tameside and Saddleworth.

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David Thornton wins the 'British Bandsman' Solo CD of the Year

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 14 December 2015

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The latest award follows a recent annoucement that David had also been awarded the 'Brass Band World' solo CD of the year.

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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