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 29-Mar-2014

Pos Band Region Points +/-
1 Cory Wales 1,913.05 -
2 Tredegar Wales 1,243.46 -
3 Foden's North West 910.80 -
4 Brighouse and Rastrick Yorkshire 625.18 +1
5 Black Dyke Yorkshire 566.00 -1
6 Grimethorpe Colliery Yorkshire 453.40 +1
7 Fairey North West 419.08 +3
8 Leyland North West 416.99 -2
9 Co-operative Funeralcare Scotland 411.09 -
10 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Yorkshire 387.40 +1
11 Eikanger-Bjørsvik Norway 350.73 -3
12 Tongwynlais Temperance Wales 237.43 +2
13 Flowers West 214.81 -
14 Manger Musikklag Norway 212.22 -2
15 Virtuosi GUS Midlands 179.49 -
16 Whitburn Scotland 157.00 -
17 Brass Band Schoonhoven Netherlands 122.96 -
18 Woodfalls West 117.70 +3
19 Seindorf Beaumaris Wales 116.13 -1
20 Kirkintilloch Scotland 114.23 -
21 Burry Port Town Wales 112.84 +12
22 Desford Colliery Midlands 107.47 -
23 Milnrow North West 101.38 +1
24 Reg Vardy North 99.00 +2
25 Buizingen Belgium 98.88 -6
26 Rothwell Temperance Yorkshire 97.93 +1
27 Marsden Silver Yorkshire 87.46 +1
28 Stavanger Norway 82.08 -3
29 EYMS North 81.32 -
30 Noord Limburgse Belgium 80.82 -7
31 Aldbourne West 72.54 +10
32 Northop Wales 71.77 -
33 Hepworth Yorkshire 66.67 -3
34 Tylorstown Wales 60.20 +15
35 Brass Band of Central Florida USA 59.59 -4
36 BTM Wales 46.96 -2
37 Pemberton Old Wigan DW North West 44.27 +3
38 Brass Band Treize Etoiles Switzerland 43.39 -3
39 Paris Brass Band France 41.92 -3
40 Brass Band Fribourg Switzerland 39.65 -3
41 Kingdom Brass Scotland 38.12 +1
42 Co-operative Funeralcare North West North West 37.04 +68
43 Brass Band Willebroek Belgium 37.00 -5
44 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Wales 36.86 +15
45 Fountain City Brass Band USA 36.58 -6
46 Thoresby Colliery Midlands 35.19 -2
47 Redbridge Brass London & SC 34.19 +3
48 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Yorkshire 33.52 -2
49 Sola Brass Band Norway 30.61 -4
50 Oslo Brass Band Norway 28.12 -7
51 Zone One Brass London & SC 26.20 +7
52 Bjørsvik Brass Norway 26.16 -5
53 Nord-Pas-de-Calais France 26.10 -2
54 Krohnengen Norway 25.79 -6
55 Jaren Hornmusikkforening Norway 25.10 -3
56 Hammonds Saltaire Yorkshire 25.05 +9
57 Windcorp Sweden 24.10 -4
58 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) Yorkshire 23.02 +3
59 Brisbane Excelsior Australia 22.93 -5
60 Tertnes Brass Norway 22.72 -3
61 Valaisia Brass Band Switzerland 22.35 -6
62 Friary Guildford London & SC 22.01 +13
63 Burgermusik Luzern Switzerland 21.96 -7
64 Dalmellington Scotland 21.81 +54
65 Jaguar Land Rover Midlands 20.56 -2
66 Blackburn and Darwen North West 20.52 +41
67 Wingates North West 19.97 -1
68 Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire 19.82 +5
69 Brass Band Oberösterreich Austria 19.70 -9
70 Lyngby Taarbaek Denmark 19.67 -8
71 Newstead Brass Midlands 18.91 -1
72 Felling North 18.35 +10
73 Brass Band de Wâldsang Netherlands 18.15 -9
74 Wantage Silver 'A' London & SC 17.57 +41
75 Llwydcoed Wales 17.27 +12
76 Mount Charles West 17.02 +13
77 Rainford North West 16.90 +1
78 Aveley and Newham London & SC 16.84 -6
79 Camborne Town West 16.34 -2
80 Brass Band Heist Belgium 15.85 -13
81 Clackmannan District Scotland 15.80 +43
82 Goodwick Brass Wales 15.30 +3
83 Concord Denmark 15.19 -12
84 Atlantic Brass Band USA 15.13 -16
85 Ensemble de Cuivres Valaisan A Switzerland 13.92 -11
86 Ila Brass Norway 13.92 -17
87 NASUWT Riverside North 13.79 +4
88 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass Scotland 13.68 +28
89 Kidlington Concert London & SC 13.30 +4
90 Festival Brass Band Belgium 13.14 -14
91 Staffordshire Midlands 12.51 -7
92 Derwent Brass Midlands 12.51 +55
93 Chicago Brass Band USA 12.50 -14
94 Woolston Brass New Zealand 12.27 -13
95 Aeolus France 12.06 -15
96 Wellington Brass New Zealand 11.53 -10
97 Princeton BB USA 11.34 -14
98 Sovereign Brass Midlands 11.20 +33
99 St. Dennis West 10.28 -1
100 Fishburn North 10.16 +9
101 Ashton-under-Lyne North West 9.90 +11
102 Brass Band Rijnmond Netherlands 9.87 -14
103 Pontardulais Wales 9.54 -6
104 1st Old Boys Association Silver N. Ireland 9.51 -14
105 Regent Brass London & SC 9.49 -13
106 Oldham Band (Lees) North West 9.29 -3
107 Bournemouth Concert West 8.73 -7
108 Downshire Brass N. Ireland 8.63 -13
109 Lochgelly Scotland 8.54 +13
110 Lydbrook West 8.45 +41
111 Aarhus Denmark 8.39 -15
112 Newtongrange Silver Scotland 8.15 +9
113 Laganvale (Metal Technology) N. Ireland 8.08 -14
114 Lewis Merthyr Wales 8.06 +16
115 Drighlington Yorkshire 8.02 -1
116 Strata Brass Yorkshire 7.71 +10
117 Molde Brass Band Norway 7.69 -23
118 Bazuin-Oenkerk Netherlands 7.63 -16
119 Betlehemskyrkans Brass Sweden 7.30 -14
120 Kew Band Melbourne Australia 7.27 -14
121 Ebbw Valley Brass Wales 7.20 -2
122 Ratby Co-operative Midlands 7.19 +13
123 Brass Band Leieland Belgium 7.18 -22
124 James Madison University USA 7.15 -20
125 Markham and District Wales 7.08 +8
126 Solna Brass Sweden 7.02 -15
127 Dalewool Auckland Brass New Zealand 7.00 -14
128 Amsterdam Brass Netherlands 6.79 -20
129 Gunnedah Shire Band Australia 6.58 -9
130 Brassage France 6.53 -13
131 Vernon Building Society Poynton North West 6.50 -2
132 Foresters Brass 2000 Midlands 6.37 +5
133 Sandhurst Silver London & SC 6.15 -6
134 Blaenavon Town Wales 6.12 +10
135 Parc and Dare Wales 6.07 +10
136 City of Bradford Yorkshire 5.91 +50
137 Kleppe Musikklag Norway 5.85 -14
138 Footscray-Yarraville City Australia 5.74 -13
139 Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Brass Australia 5.54 -11
140 Deiniolen Wales 5.44 +1
141 Melingriffith 2 Wales 5.42 -7
142 Shepherd Group North 5.39 +20
143 St Mary's Band Club Australia 5.36 -7
144 Brass Band Zele Belgium 5.14 -12
145 Morecambe North West 5.14 -3
146 Drogheda Brass Band Ireland 5.06 -7
147 Unison Kinneil Scotland 5.04 -1
148 Provinciale Brassband Groningen Netherlands 4.96 -10
149 Mossley North West 4.94 +4
150 Darebin City Australia 4.93 -10
151 Longridge North West 4.89 -8
152 Abergavenny Borough Wales 4.80 -
153 Wardle and District Anderson Brass North West 4.61 +34
154 Bon-Accord Scotland 4.55 +9
155 Staines Brass London & SC 4.54 +27
156 Cwmaman Institute Wales 4.49 -7
157 Sherborne Town West 4.36 +36
158 RAF St. Athan Voluntary Wales 4.33 -8
159 Jackfield Elcock Reisen Midlands 4.32 -
160 Bilton Silver Midlands 4.24 -6
161 Brunel Brass West 4.11 -4
162 Filton Concert Brass West 4.11 +10
163 Bo'ness and Carriden Scotland 4.10 -2
164 Lanner and District Silver West 4.09 +10
165 Oslofjorde Brass Norway 4.08 -17
166 Michelmersh Silver West 4.02 +1
167 Silk Brass Macclesfield North West 3.99 +9
168 South Brisbane Federal Australia 3.94 -13
169 Soli Brass Netherlands 3.88 -13
170 Newmilns and Galston Scotland 3.86 -2
171 Brisbane Brass Australia 3.82 -13
172 Freckleton North West 3.77 -12
173 Johnstone Silver Scotland 3.69 +24
174 Wakefield Metropolitan Yorkshire 3.63 -8
175 Becontree Brass London & SC 3.63 -10
176 East London Brass London & SC 3.58 +19
177 Barton Town North 3.53 -6
178 Tyldesley North West 3.50 -9
179 Hatfield Yorkshire 3.49 New
180 Medway London & SC 3.49 +12
181 St. Austell Town West 3.48 +7
182 Brass Band de Douai France 3.47 -18
183 Penclawdd Brass Wales 3.42 -13
184 Llanrug Wales 3.25 -9
185 North Shore Brass New Zealand 3.23 -12
186 Bollington Brass North West 3.16 -7
187 Hebden Bridge Yorkshire 3.10 New
188 Silkeborg Blaeserne Denmark 3.07 -11
189 Roberts Bakery North West 3.07 New
190 Canterbury Brass New Zealand 3.05 -10
191 Harrogate North 3.05 New
192 Oster Brass Norway 3.00 -14
193 Brass Band Berneroberland Switzerland 2.93 -12
194 South Yorkshire Police Yorkshire 2.91 New
195 Warringah Concert Brass Australia 2.87 -5
196 Easington Colliery North 2.86 New
197 Brass Band Kortrijk Belgium 2.85 -14
198 Uffes Blås Sweden 2.83 -9
199 Ascot Park Hotel of Invercargill New Zealand 2.82 -5
200 Brassband Limburg Netherlands 2.81 -16

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