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 9-May-2014

Pos Band Region Points +/-
1 Cory Wales 1,882.71 -
2 Tredegar Wales 1,112.06 -
3 Foden's North West 818.71 -
4 Black Dyke Yorkshire 786.84 +1
5 Eikanger-Bjørsvik Norway 682.92 +6
6 Brighouse and Rastrick Yorkshire 559.80 -2
7 Burgermusik Luzern Switzerland 492.59 +56
8 Grimethorpe Colliery Yorkshire 409.29 -2
9 Fairey North West 377.64 -2
10 Leyland North West 375.54 -2
11 Co-operative Funeralcare Scotland 372.48 -2
12 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Yorkshire 346.75 -2
13 Flowers West 304.57 -
14 Tongwynlais Temperance Wales 220.59 -2
15 Manger Musikklag Norway 218.70 -1
16 Whitburn Scotland 204.96 -
17 Brass Band Schoonhoven Netherlands 203.14 -
18 Brass Band Willebroek Belgium 174.61 +25
19 Virtuosi GUS Midlands 159.25 -4
20 Reg Vardy North 121.31 +4
21 Buizingen Belgium 119.14 +4
22 Woodfalls West 112.66 -4
23 Kirkintilloch Scotland 111.42 -3
24 Seindorf Beaumaris Wales 108.73 -5
25 Rothwell Temperance Yorkshire 103.55 +1
26 Noord Limburgse Belgium 102.02 +4
27 Milnrow North West 99.07 -4
28 Desford Colliery Midlands 97.20 -6
29 Hammonds Saltaire Yorkshire 95.15 +27
30 Stavanger Norway 91.00 -2
31 Marsden Silver Yorkshire 89.43 -4
32 Burry Port Town Wales 87.96 -11
33 Paris Brass Band France 82.05 +6
34 EYMS North 81.02 -5
35 Aldbourne West 69.25 -4
36 Hepworth Yorkshire 66.17 -3
37 Northop Wales 57.20 -5
38 Brass Band of Central Florida USA 56.59 -3
39 Brass Band Fribourg Switzerland 56.47 +1
40 Brass Band Treize Etoiles Switzerland 54.09 -2
41 Fountain City Brass Band USA 51.62 +4
42 Tylorstown Wales 48.59 -8
43 Kingdom Brass Scotland 46.57 -2
44 Pemberton Old Wigan DW North West 39.97 -7
45 BTM Wales 39.26 -9
46 Wingates North West 37.51 +21
47 Brisbane Excelsior Australia 35.63 +12
48 Thoresby Colliery Midlands 34.27 -2
49 Redbridge Brass London & SC 32.71 -2
50 Valaisia Brass Band Switzerland 32.29 +11
51 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Wales 31.37 -7
52 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Yorkshire 30.75 -4
53 Austrian Brass Band - University of Graz Austria 29.33 New
54 Sola Brass Band Norway 29.10 -5
55 Oslo Brass Band Norway 28.58 -5
56 Co-operative Funeralcare North West North West 27.85 -14
57 Krohnengen Norway 26.47 -3
58 Bjørsvik Brass Norway 26.25 -6
59 Nord-Pas-de-Calais France 25.71 -6
60 Concord Denmark 25.03 +23
61 Brass Band Oberösterreich Austria 24.85 +8
62 Mount Charles West 24.83 +14
63 Jaren Hornmusikkforening Norway 24.43 -8
64 Windcorp Sweden 23.87 -7
65 Zone One Brass London & SC 22.68 -14
66 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) Yorkshire 22.29 -8
67 Friary Guildford London & SC 22.18 -5
68 Atlantic Brass Band USA 22.17 +16
69 Ensemble de Cuivres Valaisan A Switzerland 21.96 +16
70 Tertnes Brass Norway 21.73 -10
71 Camborne Town West 20.83 +8
72 Lyngby Taarbaek Denmark 19.89 -2
73 Dalmellington Scotland 18.56 -9
74 Brass Band de Wâldsang Netherlands 17.20 -1
75 Newstead Brass Midlands 16.95 -4
76 Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire 16.95 -8
77 Jaguar Land Rover Midlands 16.60 -12
78 Aveley and Newham London & SC 16.02 -
79 Felling North 15.93 -7
80 Festival Brass Band Belgium 15.89 +10
81 Brass of the Potomac USA 15.47 New
82 Blackburn and Darwen North West 15.25 -16
83 Brass Band Heist Belgium 15.20 -3
84 NASUWT Riverside North 14.42 +3
85 Ila Brass Norway 14.41 +1
86 Wantage Silver 'A' London & SC 13.93 -12
87 Llwydcoed Wales 13.77 -12
88 South Brisbane Federal Australia 13.74 +80
89 Rainford North West 13.12 -12
90 Princeton BB USA 12.77 +7
91 Clackmannan District Scotland 12.62 -10
92 Goodwick Brass Wales 12.56 -10
93 Chicago Brass Band USA 12.45 -
94 James Madison University USA 12.20 +30
95 Ashton-under-Lyne North West 11.89 +6
96 Staffordshire Midlands 11.74 -5
97 Derwent Brass Midlands 11.45 -5
98 Kidlington Concert London & SC 11.38 -9
99 Darebin City - Preston Band Australia 11.32 +51
100 Aeolus France 11.19 -5
101 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass Scotland 10.93 -13
102 1st Old Boys Association Silver N. Ireland 10.67 +2
103 Brass Band Rijnmond Netherlands 10.49 -1
104 St. Dennis West 10.10 -5
105 Woolston Brass New Zealand 9.73 -11
106 Wellington Brass New Zealand 9.13 -10
107 Fishburn North 8.96 -7
108 Drighlington Yorkshire 8.84 +7
109 Spal Automotive Sovereign Brass Midlands 8.70 -11
110 Kew Band Melbourne Australia 8.57 +10
111 Brass Band Leieland Belgium 8.33 +12
112 Oldham Band (Lees) North West 8.12 -6
113 Molde Brass Band Norway 8.02 +4
114 Brisbane Brass 1 Australia 7.99 +57
115 Bournemouth Concert West 7.81 -8
116 Downshire Brass N. Ireland 7.73 -8
117 Regent Brass London & SC 7.60 -12
118 Lydbrook West 7.35 -8
119 Newtongrange Silver Scotland 7.34 -7
120 Laganvale (Metal Technology) N. Ireland 7.28 -7
121 Pontardulais Wales 7.26 -18
122 Lochgelly Scotland 7.25 -13
123 Aarhus Denmark 7.06 -12
124 Ratby Co-operative Midlands 6.92 -2
125 Bazuin-Oenkerk Netherlands 6.72 -7
126 Amsterdam Brass Netherlands 6.56 +2
127 Strata Brass Yorkshire 6.44 -11
128 Lewis Merthyr Wales 6.42 -14
129 Brassage France 6.01 +1
130 Gunnedah Shire Band Australia 5.97 -1
131 Ebbw Valley Brass Wales 5.97 -10
132 Betlehemskyrkans Brass Sweden 5.86 -13
133 Footscray-Yarraville City Australia 5.86 +5
134 Brass Band Berneroberland Switzerland 5.75 +59
135 Solna Brass Sweden 5.64 -9
136 Markham and District Wales 5.55 -11
137 Dalewool Auckland Brass New Zealand 5.50 -10
138 Foresters Brass 2000 Midlands 5.48 -6
139 Sandhurst Silver London & SC 5.47 -6
140 Brass Band Wipptal Italy 5.47 New
141 Kleppe Musikklag Norway 5.46 -4
142 Vernon Building Society Poynton North West 5.45 -11
143 St Mary's Band Club Australia 5.44 -
144 Ensemble de Cuivres Mélodia Switzerland 5.40 New
145 Brass Band Zele Belgium 5.23 -1
146 Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Brass Australia 5.18 -7
147 Blaenavon Town Wales 5.08 -13
148 Ensemble de Cuivres Jurassien Switzerland 4.94 New
149 City of Bradford Yorkshire 4.91 -13
150 Parc and Dare Wales 4.83 -15
151 Drogheda Brass Band Ireland 4.79 -5
152 Bo'ness and Carriden Scotland 4.72 +11
153 Shepherd Group North 4.58 -11
154 Melingriffith 2 Wales 4.52 -13
155 Unison Kinneil Scotland 4.45 -8
156 Provinciale Brassband Groningen Netherlands 4.43 -8
157 Deiniolen Wales 4.43 -17
158 Longridge North West 4.25 -7
159 Mossley North West 4.15 -10
160 Morecambe North West 4.10 -15
161 Bon-Accord Scotland 4.00 -7
162 Cwmaman Institute Wales 3.97 -6
163 Abergavenny Borough Wales 3.87 -11
164 Oslofjorde Brass Norway 3.85 +1
165 Sherborne Town West 3.84 -8
166 Warringah Concert Brass Australia 3.82 +29
167 Bilton Silver Midlands 3.81 -7
168 Brunel Brass West 3.77 -7
169 Soli Brass Netherlands 3.72 -
170 RAF St. Athan Voluntary Wales 3.70 -12
171 Wardle and District Anderson Brass North West 3.68 -18
172 Filton Concert Brass West 3.65 -10
173 Staines Brass London & SC 3.58 -18
174 Jackfield Elcock Reisen Midlands 3.50 -15
175 Lanner and District Silver West 3.49 -11
176 Michelmersh Silver West 3.38 -10
177 Wakefield Metropolitan Yorkshire 3.31 -3
178 Third Carrickfergus N. Ireland 3.29 New
179 Silk Brass Macclesfield North West 3.28 -12
180 Glenorchy City Concert Brass Australia 3.25 New
181 Tyldesley North West 3.21 -3
182 Brass Band de Douai France 3.20 -
183 Newmilns and Galston Scotland 3.19 -13
184 East London Brass London & SC 3.15 -8
185 Becontree Brass London & SC 3.09 -10
186 Freckleton North West 3.09 -14
187 Tullis Russell Mills Scotland 3.08 New
188 Johnstone Silver Scotland 3.04 -15
189 Brass Band Kortrijk Belgium 3.02 +8
190 Barton Town North 2.99 -13
191 St. Austell Town West 2.96 -10
192 Hatfield Yorkshire 2.91 -13
193 Murley Silver N. Ireland 2.81 New
194 Brassband Limburg Netherlands 2.72 +6
195 Oster Brass Norway 2.71 -3
196 Medway London & SC 2.71 -16
197 Harrogate North 2.61 -6
198 Penclawdd Brass Wales 2.60 -15
199 Llanrug Wales 2.60 -15
200 Silkeborg Blaeserne Denmark 2.59 -12

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