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Foden’s Solo and Ensemble Competition moves online!

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 24 August 2020

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Despite the continuing pandemic, the anniversary tenth edition of the Solo and Ensemble Competition, organised and presented by Foden’s Band, will go ahead this year online, ensuring the safety of all concerned. Organiser, Andy Rolfe, commented: “We are thrilled to run the contest again, especially given the current pandemic conditions,...

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On Line Whit Friday Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 21 May 2020

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It's that time of year again when we look forward to 'The Greatest Show on Earth!' .......the Whit Friday Marches.

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Whit Friday is not cancelled in 2020!

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 May 2020

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As part of our Arts Council 'Covid 19' funding award Foden's are pleased to announce details of a virtual Whit Friday competition.

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Foden's International Music Festival

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 15 April 2020

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During the past two weeks Foden's have been running an online 'International Music Festival.' During this time we have had 33 videos uploaded to our facebook page covering a variety of styles from players across the World at different stages of their musical development.

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Foden’s launch an International Online Solo Festival

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 30 March 2020

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Foden’s International Online Solo Festival is launched…

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Foden's Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 5 November 2019

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On Saturday 2nd November Foden’s Band held their annual Solo and Ensemble competition at Sandbach School which attracted 135 competitors across 16 sections.

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Foden's Solo Contest

Posted by Mark Wiljinson on 28 October 2019

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Foden's Band have announced final plans ahead of its annual Solo and Quartet Contest on the 2nd November.

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Fodens's Solo and Quartet Contest update

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 20 September 2019

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Foden's are delighted to announce further details of their annual Solo and Quartet contest to be held in Sandbach on the 2nd November which will be supported by Kapitol Promotions and Brass Band World. The Solo contest is a regular highlight in the bands busy calendar attracting over 120 competitors...

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Foden's and Love Music Trust announce winning Compositions

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 30 April 2019

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In January Foden's and the Love Music Trust announced an exciting composers competition that would see four short listed compositions performed as part of LMT's annual Summer Celebration Weekend at Clonter Opera, Macclesfield on the 22nd June, an event which is being supported by Foden's.

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Brass Pass 'Young Brass Award'

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 1 April 2019

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Foden's were privileged to have been involved in the Brass Pass 'Young Brass Award Final' held on Sunday 31st March at the Stoller Hall, Manchester which was broadcast live across the World.

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Foden's band maintains a world class reputation for providing entertainment in the field of brass music with a tradition and unique style Mark Wilkinson