Age UK - Creating a Buzz!

On Sunday 1st December,  members of the collaboration project ‘Creating a Buzz’ took part in their first public performance.  This new partnership project between Foden’s Band and Age UK Cheshire took to the stage to demonstrate their newly acquired music making skills.

Christmas Past, Present and Future; a pBone Tale

Recently on our social media, we asked where children might be performing in their Christmas concerts this year. Rachel Carr got in touch to share what her eldest son is doing and how he got started, and we just had to share the story!

Music Mark features fantastic pInstrument fanfare!

Last week we were delighted to attend the 2019 Music Mark conference, held at The Cutlers' Hall in Sheffield

pBuzz update from Australia

It has been a while since my last blog – I have had a few medical issues including a shoulder reconstruction – an arm in a sling makes pBuzz playing a little tricky!

pCornet and Pudsey support Children in Need Brassbandathon

Brassbandathon is a 12-hour charity event that raises money for Children in Need. It is organised by Claire Scholes and Laura King from Worthing Silver Band. We spoke with Laura, the Musical Director of the band to find out more about the event.

Music lessons; music teachers' advice.

We know you might have lots of questions about what committing to music lessons might actually involve for both you and your child! We posed a few of the most common questions we have come across to two instrumental music teachers to get their insights and advice.

The joy of making music; a pInstrument family affair!

Recently Drew got in touch with us from the US to share his experience of our pInstruments, and how his whole family are experiencing the joy of music! Read his story...

hyTech breathes new life to brass-playing career

Recently Keith got in touch with us to share his hyTech experience, and how it has breathed new life into his brass playing career, read his story...

Five top tips for buying a trumpet.

I’m a mum to three children aged 11, 9 and 6. Between them they are involved in a number of different extra-curricular activities, all of which come with a lovely long list of ‘essential items’ that are required for them to take part. Add to these the cost of the[...]

Why did we create hyTech?

The pTrumpet hyTech is the most recent instrument to be added to our pInstrument family. Up until the hyTech, each instrument we have created had a fairly discernable difference to the last; pBone was the first and now best selling plastic trombone, pBone mini is much much[...]