World Rankings / International

These rankings have been meticulously prepared and provide an accurate reflection of the merits of each band mentioned. For more information read how the rankings system works.


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Rankings as of 27-Jun-2016

Pos Band Region Points +/-
1 Cory Wales 1,821.11 -
2 Black Dyke Yorkshire 1,094.39 -
3 Brighouse and Rastrick Yorkshire 689.49 +1
4 Grimethorpe Colliery Yorkshire 638.82 -1
5 Flowers West 518.57 -
6 Tredegar Wales 510.46 -
7 Foden's North West 381.91 -
8 Fairey North West 308.94 -
9 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Yorkshire 295.51 +4
10 Eikanger-Bjørsvik Norway 279.74 -1
11 Virtuosi GUS Midlands 232.04 -1
12 Burgermusik Luzern Switzerland 230.64 +2
13 Valaisia Brass Band Switzerland 225.42 +30
14 Whitburn Scotland 223.29 +2
15 Brass Band Willebroek Belgium 213.18 +2
16 Co-operative Funeralcare Scotland 196.13 -5
17 Leyland North West 189.74 -5
18 Buizingen Belgium 183.49 +21
19 Woodfalls West 154.25 -4
20 Paris Brass Band France 146.33 +12
21 Reg Vardy North 144.68 -3
22 Stavanger Norway 141.95 -2
23 Rothwell Temperance Yorkshire 134.66 -4
24 Tongwynlais Temperance Wales 114.57 -3
25 Hepworth Yorkshire 113.06 +1
26 Manger Musikklag Norway 98.80 -4
27 Jaguar Land Rover Midlands 94.76 +32
28 Desford Colliery Midlands 78.94 -5
29 Hammonds Saltaire Yorkshire 78.27 -5
30 Brass Band Treize Etoiles Switzerland 68.73 -1
31 Camborne Town West 65.19 -6
32 Brass Band Schoonhoven Netherlands 60.93 +2
33 Northop Wales 56.88 -5
34 Aldbourne West 55.66 +8
35 Friary Guildford London & SC 52.94 -8
36 Wingates North West 52.62 -6
37 Kirkintilloch Scotland 51.91 -6
38 Llwydcoed Wales 50.67 -
39 Burry Port Town Wales 44.77 -3
40 Thoresby Colliery Midlands 44.57 +5
41 EYMS North 42.83 -8
42 Redbridge Brass London & SC 39.79 -5
43 Fountain City USA 39.17 -8
44 Milnrow North West 37.04 +2
45 Zone One Brass London & SC 36.23 -5
46 Goodwick Brass Wales 35.95 -5
47 Noord Limburgse Belgium 35.50 +6
48 Nord-Pas-de-Calais France 32.80 +4
49 Provinciale Brassband Groningen Netherlands 31.32 +69
50 Kingdom Brass Scotland 31.13 +5
51 Filton Concert Brass West 30.46 -4
52 Rainford North West 29.95 +43
53 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Wales 29.07 -5
54 Ashton-under-Lyne North West 28.47 -5
55 Marsden Silver Yorkshire 28.41 -5
56 Brisbane Excelsior Australia 27.63 -12
57 Bon Accord Scotland 27.27 -1
58 Dalmellington Scotland 26.60 -7
59 Ratby Co-operative Midlands 24.79 +27
60 Ensemble de Cuivres Valaisan A Switzerland 23.53 +6
61 Tylorstown Wales 22.56 -3
62 Jaren Hornmusikkforening Norway 22.26 -8
63 Bayerische Brassband Akademie (3BA) Germany 21.79 New
64 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Yorkshire 21.50 -4
65 Wellington Brass New Zealand 20.89 -8
66 NASUWT Riverside North 20.12 +4
67 Bjørsvik Brass Norway 19.81 -6
68 Wantage Silver 'A' London & SC 19.63 -6
69 Brass Band Fribourg Switzerland 18.75 +4
70 Lyngby Taarbaek Denmark 18.58 +8
71 City of Bradford Yorkshire 17.94 -3
72 Brass Band Berneroberland Switzerland 17.28 +7
73 Oslo Brass Band Norway 17.17 -8
74 Atlantic Brass Band USA 16.99 -11
75 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) Yorkshire 16.74 -8
76 Brass Band Oberösterreich Austria 16.52 +30
77 James Madison University USA 15.50 -13
78 Ebbw Valley Brass Wales 15.03 -7
79 Seindorf Beaumaris Wales 14.57 -10
80 BTM Wales 14.18 -6
81 Brass Band of Central Florida USA 14.03 -9
82 Windcorp Sweden 13.51 -5
83 Blackburn and Darwen North West 13.21 -7
84 Fishburn North 12.99 -9
85 Derwent Brass Midlands 12.86 +5
86 Aeolus France 12.45 +6
87 Krohnengen Norway 12.29 -7
88 Concord Denmark 12.08 -
89 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass Scotland 12.01 +7
90 Downshire Brass N. Ireland 11.62 -7
91 Pemberton Old Wigan DW North West 11.23 -6
92 Co-operative Funeralcare North West North West 11.05 -10
93 Mount Charles West 11.05 -12
94 Festival Brass Band Belgium 10.51 +13
95 Brass Band de Douai France 10.21 +26
96 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' North West 10.19 New
97 Central Coast Brass Australia 10.17 -13
98 1st Old Boys Association Silver N. Ireland 9.97 -9
99 Oldham Band (Lees) North West 9.79 +2
100 St. Dennis West 9.74 +15
101 Brass Band Heist Belgium 9.56 +10
102 Lydbrook West 9.53 -15
103 Brass Band de Wâldsang Netherlands 9.36 +28
104 Brass Band Sachsen Germany 8.88 New
105 Aveley and Newham London & SC 8.88 -12
106 Brass Band Rijnmond Netherlands 8.75 +18
107 Brass Band Leieland Belgium 8.45 +13
108 Roberts Bakery North West 8.39 -10
109 Princeton BB USA 8.26 -18
110 Newstead Brass Midlands 8.07 -7
111 Dublin Silver USA 8.03 -14
112 Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire 7.92 -8
113 Brass of the Potomac USA 7.89 -19
114 Austrian Brass Band - University of Graz Austria 7.71 +9
115 Dalewool Auckland Brass New Zealand 7.58 -15
116 Newtongrange Silver Scotland 7.56 -8
117 Staffordshire Midlands 7.54 +15
118 Footscray-Yarraville City Australia 7.21 -19
119 Woolston Brass New Zealand 7.20 -14
120 Aarhus Denmark 7.15 +26
121 Unison Kinneil Scotland 7.00 -4
122 Bournemouth Concert West 6.81 -20
123 Strata Brass Yorkshire 6.69 -9
124 Solna Brass Sweden 6.64 -15
125 Brassage France 6.58 +16
126 Gunnedah Shire Band Australia 6.15 -14
127 Darebin City - Preston Band Australia 6.14 -17
128 Clackmannan District Scotland 6.11 -9
129 Brisbane Brass No. 1 Australia 6.03 -16
130 Murley Silver N. Ireland 5.98 +20
131 Kidlington Concert London & SC 5.98 +14
132 Drighlington Yorkshire 5.78 -6
133 East London Brass London & SC 5.77 -3
134 Bazuin-Oenkerk Netherlands 5.76 +13
135 Chicago Brass Band USA 5.74 -19
136 Diggle North West 5.69 New
137 Soli Brass Netherlands 5.67 +2
138 Laganvale (Metal Technology) N. Ireland 5.63 -9
139 Italian Brass Band Italy 5.62 New
140 Easington Colliery North 5.60 -18
141 Kleppe Musikklag Norway 5.45 -14
142 Thundersley London & SC 5.43 -17
143 Sola Brass Band Norway 5.33 -8
144 Vernon Building Society Poynton North West 5.31 -11
145 Pontardulais Wales 5.25 -11
146 Ensemble de Cuivres Mélodia Switzerland 5.23 +21
147 South Brisbane Federal Australia 5.01 -19
148 Brass Band Oberschwaben-Allgau Germany 5.00 New
149 Chapeltown Silver Yorkshire 4.99 -6
150 Amsterdam Brass Netherlands 4.93 +12
151 Longridge North West 4.86 -11
152 Felling North 4.81 -16
153 St. Austell Town West 4.80 +3
154 Silkeborg Blaeserne Denmark 4.79 +17
155 Verwood Concert Brass West 4.77 -17
156 Drogheda Brass Band Ireland 4.76 +13
157 Parc and Dare Wales 4.73 -8
158 Oslofjorde Brass Norway 4.67 -14
159 Ila Brass Norway 4.66 -17
160 Tertnes Brass Norway 4.61 -9
161 Hatfield Yorkshire 4.58 +4
162 Llanrug Wales 4.57 -7
163 Spal Automotive Sovereign Brass Midlands 4.53 -5
164 Lanner and District Silver West 4.52 -27
165 Jackfield Elcock Reisen Midlands 4.46 +12
166 Roche Brass West 4.40 +10
167 Lourdes Brass Band Ireland 4.36 +12
168 Hebden Bridge Yorkshire 4.36 -20
169 Molde Brass Band Norway 4.32 -17
170 Deiniolen Wales 4.30 -10
171 Enderby Midlands 4.27 +10
172 Newmilns and Galston Scotland 4.23 +11
173 Markham and District Wales 4.22 -12
174 St Mary's Band Club Australia 4.18 -20
175 Betlehemskyrkans Brass Sweden 4.13 -16
176 Bo'ness and Carriden Scotland 4.12 -13
177 Morecambe North West 4.08 -24
178 Blaenavon Town Wales 4.08 -12
179 North Shore Brass New Zealand 4.07 -22
180 Brass Band Zele Belgium 4.05 +4
181 Eccles Borough North West 3.76 -13
182 Lewis Merthyr Wales 3.74 -12
183 Yeovil Town West 3.49 -19
184 Hade Edge Yorkshire 3.49 -10
185 Johnstone Silver Scotland 3.47 -12
186 Elland Yorkshire 3.34 -11
187 Lockwood Brass North 3.21 New
188 Medway London & SC 3.21 -3
189 Staines Brass London & SC 3.14 -17
190 Haslingden and Helmshore North West 3.08 -8
191 Regent Brass London & SC 3.00 -11
192 Liberty Brass Band Ostschweiz Switzerland 2.93 New
193 Lochgelly Scotland 2.91 New
194 Thomas Coaches Mid-Rhondda Wales 2.91 -8
195 Kensington and Norwood Australia 2.89 -17
196 Bollington Brass North West 2.83 New
197 Shepherd Group North 2.81 -10
198 Blidworth Welfare Midlands 2.75 -10
199 Cwmaman Institute Wales 2.69 -1
200 Musikkorpset Gjallarhorn Norway 2.65 -11

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