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Foden's continue their collaboration with Age UK Cheshire

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 25 March 2020

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Since last October Foden’s have been collaborating with Age UK Cheshire and arts organisation the Power of Art in a project that helps the over 50’s of the Northwich area of Cheshire overcome social isolation and loneliness by making brass music together.

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Foden's inspire in Abergele

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 19 March 2020

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On Saturday 14th March a large number of players with mixed ability and ages representing ten bands from North Wales and Cheshire travelled to Abergele Community Centre.

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Foden's provide masterclasses and a sell out performance in Aberystwyth

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 13 February 2020

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On the 25th January Foden's travelled to Aberystwyth to perform a concert in the 'Old College'

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Foden's 'Create a Buzz' with Age UK Cheshire

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 11 December 2019

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Last Sunday (1st December) saw the members of collaboration project ‘Creating a Buzz’ take part in their first public performance.  After only two sessions of tuition this partnership project between Foden’s Band and Age UK Cheshire took to the stage to demonstrate their newly acquired music making skills.

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East Anglian Brass Band Association Training Day supported by Foden's Band

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 25 October 2019

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On Sunday 20th October the East Anglian Brass Band Association held its Annual Brass Training Day at the Hewett Academy, Norwich. Delegates from age 10 upwards had enrolled for the course. This year the tutors were from the Foden’s Band.

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Masterclass with Mike Lovatt and Chris Houlding

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 9 July 2019

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On Saturday 13th July Mike Lovatt and Chris Houlding will hold a Masterclass commencing at 1pm (which is available to all ages and abilities) prior to a concert with Foden's, Elland Youth and SuperBrass at the George Lawton Hall, Mossley.

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Armagh Summer School

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 2 July 2018

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Foden's tutors are once again looking forward to working on the Armagh Summer School for the 18th consecutive year.

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Gary Curtin - How to improve your range

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 May 2018

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Gary Curtin (Solo Euphonium with Foden's) has prepared a video entitled 'How to improve your range'

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Wonderful workshop with the Fabulous Foden's

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 May 2018

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Brass players from across North Wales and Cheshire congregated at Abergele Youth and Community Centre on Saturday 28th April to participate in a Brass Band Workshop.

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Foden's tutors lead a training day in Norwich

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 26 September 2017

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On Sunday 24th September tutors from Foden's travelled to Norwich to lead a training day arranged by the East Anglian Brass Band Association.

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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