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 21-Apr-2016

Pos Band Region Points +/-
1 Cory Wales 1,562.25 -
2 Black Dyke Yorkshire 836.70 -
3 Grimethorpe Colliery Yorkshire 729.71 -
4 Brighouse and Rastrick Yorkshire 716.33 -
5 Flowers West 604.51 -
6 Tredegar Wales 582.40 -
7 Foden's North West 443.65 -
8 Fairey North West 358.03 -
9 Eikanger-Bjørsvik Norway 275.71 -
10 Virtuosi GUS Midlands 253.60 -
11 Co-operative Funeralcare Scotland 218.93 +2
12 Leyland North West 218.31 -
13 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Yorkshire 215.68 +4
14 Burgermusik Luzern Switzerland 200.86 -3
15 Woodfalls West 190.84 -
16 Whitburn Scotland 188.72 -
17 Brass Band Willebroek Belgium 169.38 -3
18 Reg Vardy North 166.83 -
19 Rothwell Temperance Yorkshire 151.43 +2
20 Stavanger Norway 119.46 -
21 Tongwynlais Temperance Wales 115.50 +2
22 Manger Musikklag Norway 114.81 -3
23 Desford Colliery Midlands 93.70 -1
24 Hammonds Saltaire Yorkshire 85.63 +2
25 Camborne Town West 76.98 -1
26 Hepworth Yorkshire 74.48 +15
27 Friary Guildford London & SC 66.35 +2
28 Northop Wales 65.27 +4
29 Brass Band Treize Etoiles Switzerland 63.48 -4
30 Wingates North West 59.11 +13
31 Kirkintilloch Scotland 57.03 +4
32 Paris Brass Band France 55.96 -5
33 EYMS North 52.85 +1
34 Brass Band Schoonhoven Netherlands 52.83 -6
35 Fountain City USA 52.17 +13
36 Burry Port Town Wales 51.77 -5
37 Redbridge Brass London & SC 51.01 -4
38 Llwydcoed Wales 48.01 +22
39 Buizingen Belgium 44.84 -9
40 Zone One Brass London & SC 42.19 -4
41 Goodwick Brass Wales 38.20 +6
42 Aldbourne West 37.75 +15
43 Valaisia Brass Band Switzerland 36.07 -6
44 Brisbane Excelsior Australia 35.98 +26
45 Thoresby Colliery Midlands 35.98 +9
46 Milnrow North West 34.67 -8
47 Filton Concert Brass West 33.38 +6
48 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Wales 32.46 -4
49 Ashton-under-Lyne North West 32.08 +13
50 Marsden Silver Yorkshire 31.91 -5
51 Dalmellington Scotland 30.83 +5
52 Nord-Pas-de-Calais France 30.49 -12
53 Noord Limburgse Belgium 30.47 -14
54 Jaren Hornmusikkforening Norway 27.34 -12
55 Kingdom Brass Scotland 27.32 -4
56 Bon Accord Scotland 26.93 +3
57 Wellington Brass New Zealand 26.86 -8
58 Tylorstown Wales 26.03 +5
59 Jaguar Land Rover Midlands 25.67 -4
60 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Yorkshire 24.45 -2
61 Bjørsvik Brass Norway 24.43 -15
62 Wantage Silver 'A' London & SC 24.18 +9
63 Atlantic Brass Band USA 23.31 +21
64 James Madison University USA 21.32 +72
65 Oslo Brass Band Norway 21.31 -15
66 Ensemble de Cuivres Valaisan A Switzerland 21.14 -14
67 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) Yorkshire 18.92 -2
68 City of Bradford Yorkshire 18.54 +18
69 Seindorf Beaumaris Wales 18.12 -2
70 NASUWT Riverside North 17.54 +12
71 Ebbw Valley Brass Wales 17.44 +2
72 Brass Band of Central Florida USA 17.15 +2
73 Brass Band Fribourg Switzerland 17.12 -12
74 BTM Wales 16.00 -2
75 Fishburn North 15.88 +6
76 Blackburn and Darwen North West 15.84 +3
77 Windcorp Sweden 15.46 -9
78 Lyngby Taarbaek Denmark 15.32 -9
79 Brass Band Berneroberland Switzerland 15.23 -13
80 Krohnengen Norway 15.18 -16
81 Mount Charles West 14.05 -5
82 Co-operative Funeralcare North West North West 13.77 +3
83 Downshire Brass N. Ireland 13.64 -3
84 Central Coast Brass Australia 13.25 New
85 Pemberton Old Wigan DW North West 13.24 -8
86 Ratby Co-operative Midlands 12.83 +27
87 Lydbrook West 12.71 +47
88 Concord Denmark 12.45 -13
89 1st Old Boys Association Silver N. Ireland 11.93 -6
90 Derwent Brass Midlands 11.44 +15
91 Princeton BB USA 11.36 +19
92 Aeolus France 11.07 -14
93 Aveley and Newham London & SC 10.89 -6
94 Brass of the Potomac USA 10.86 +77
95 Rainford North West 10.36 -
96 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass Scotland 10.00 +22
97 Dublin Silver USA 9.50 -5
98 Roberts Bakery North West 9.46 -
99 Footscray-Yarraville City Australia 9.43 New
100 Dalewool Auckland Brass New Zealand 9.43 -11
101 Oldham Band (Lees) North West 9.35 -7
102 Bournemouth Concert West 9.17 -5
103 Newstead Brass Midlands 9.14 -
104 Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire 9.10 -11
105 Woolston Brass New Zealand 9.06 -14
106 Brass Band Oberösterreich Austria 9.00 -16
107 Festival Brass Band Belgium 8.73 -19
108 Newtongrange Silver Scotland 8.67 -4
109 Solna Brass Sweden 8.12 -10
110 Darebin City - Preston Band Australia 8.04 +34
111 Brass Band Heist Belgium 8.00 -15
112 Gunnedah Shire Band Australia 7.98 -
113 Brisbane Brass No. 1 Australia 7.88 +86
114 Strata Brass Yorkshire 7.79 +21
115 St. Dennis West 7.60 +4
116 Chicago Brass Band USA 7.59 +27
117 Unison Kinneil Scotland 7.44 +10
118 Provinciale Brassband Groningen Netherlands 7.31 -17
119 Clackmannan District Scotland 7.29 -4
120 Brass Band Leieland Belgium 7.22 -20
121 Brass Band de Douai France 7.17 -19
122 Easington Colliery North 7.09 +32
123 Austrian Brass Band - University of Graz Austria 6.86 -17
124 Brass Band Rijnmond Netherlands 6.83 -16
125 Thundersley London & SC 6.74 +30
126 Drighlington Yorkshire 6.73 -5
127 Kleppe Musikklag Norway 6.57 -20
128 South Brisbane Federal Australia 6.54 +29
129 Laganvale (Metal Technology) N. Ireland 6.45 -5
130 East London Brass London & SC 6.42 +54
131 Brass Band de Wâldsang Netherlands 6.38 -20
132 Staffordshire Midlands 6.37 -
133 Vernon Building Society Poynton North West 6.22 +18
134 Pontardulais Wales 6.15 -6
135 Sola Brass Band Norway 6.14 -13
136 Felling North 6.07 -10
137 Lanner and District Silver West 5.94 +28
138 Verwood Concert Brass West 5.89 +10
139 Soli Brass Netherlands 5.88 -19
140 Longridge North West 5.86 +1
141 Brassage France 5.85 -25
142 Ila Brass Norway 5.78 -33
143 Chapeltown Silver Yorkshire 5.78 New
144 Oslofjorde Brass Norway 5.74 -30
145 Kidlington Concert London & SC 5.64 -16
146 Aarhus Denmark 5.62 -21
147 Bazuin-Oenkerk Netherlands 5.60 -24
148 Hebden Bridge Yorkshire 5.52 -18
149 Parc and Dare Wales 5.52 -
150 Murley Silver N. Ireland 5.49 -12
151 Tertnes Brass Norway 5.40 -20
152 Molde Brass Band Norway 5.37 -35
153 Morecambe North West 5.37 -20
154 St Mary's Band Club Australia 5.37 -9
155 Llanrug Wales 5.36 +11
156 St. Austell Town West 5.20 -10
157 North Shore Brass New Zealand 5.11 -20
158 Spal Automotive Sovereign Brass Midlands 5.10 +16
159 Betlehemskyrkans Brass Sweden 5.04 -20
160 Deiniolen Wales 4.97 -4
161 Markham and District Wales 4.90 -3
162 Amsterdam Brass Netherlands 4.84 -22
163 Bo'ness and Carriden Scotland 4.71 -1
164 Yeovil Town West 4.67 New
165 Hatfield Yorkshire 4.61 New
166 Blaenavon Town Wales 4.57 -19
167 Ensemble de Cuivres Mélodia Switzerland 4.42 -25
168 Eccles Borough North West 4.39 -18
169 Drogheda Brass Band Ireland 4.34 -16
170 Lewis Merthyr Wales 4.29 -10
171 Silkeborg Blaeserne Denmark 4.22 -19
172 Staines Brass London & SC 4.09 -4
173 Johnstone Silver Scotland 4.09 -12
174 Hade Edge Yorkshire 4.08 -15
175 Elland Yorkshire 3.88 +8
176 Roche Brass West 3.85 -6
177 Jackfield Elcock Reisen Midlands 3.81 -1
178 Kensington and Norwood Australia 3.79 New
179 Lourdes Brass Band Ireland 3.74 -15
180 Regent Brass London & SC 3.70 +13
181 Enderby Midlands 3.70 -14
182 Haslingden and Helmshore North West 3.69 -10
183 Newmilns and Galston Scotland 3.68 -14
184 Brass Band Zele Belgium 3.53 -21
185 Medway London & SC 3.46 -5
186 Thomas Coaches Mid-Rhondda Wales 3.41 +12
187 Shepherd Group North 3.29 New
188 Blidworth Welfare Midlands 3.17 -3
189 Musikkorpset Gjallarhorn Norway 3.16 -16
190 Canterbury Brass New Zealand 2.95 -13
191 FDF Christianshavn Brass Denmark 2.93 -16
192 Gota Brass Sweden 2.90 -14
193 Houghton Brass North 2.90 -12
194 Haverhill London & SC 2.88 New
195 Kew Band Melbourne Australia 2.85 -3
196 Tullis Russell Mills Scotland 2.84 New
197 Tyldesley North West 2.77 -7
198 Cwmaman Institute Wales 2.75 -7
199 Stannington Brass Yorkshire 2.73 New
200 Askøy Brass Band Norway 2.68 -21

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