facebook twitter rss vimeo

*
banner

World Rankings

For more information read how the rankings system works.


All Bands

Pos Band Region Points +/-
1 Cory Wales 2,150.41 -
2 Brighouse and Rastrick Yorkshire 1,032.89 -
3 Black Dyke Yorkshire 1,001.32 -
4 Grimethorpe Colliery Yorkshire 672.89 -
5 Flowers West 487.69 -
6 Fairey North West 438.75 -
7 Tredegar Wales 416.94 -
8 Foden's North West 374.39 -
9 Virtuosi GUS Midlands 343.44 -
10 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Yorkshire 274.43 +1
11 Eikanger-Bjørsvik Norway 245.32 -1
12 Brass Band Willebroek Belgium 242.64 -
13 Whitburn Scotland 191.76 +3
14 Woodfalls West 173.00 +7
15 Co-operative Funeralcare Scotland 166.53 +3
16 Desford Colliery Midlands 157.05 +3
17 Stavanger Norway 154.70 -3
18 Valaisia Brass Band Switzerland 154.14 -5
19 Burgermusik Luzern Switzerland 149.97 -4
20 Leyland North West 149.57 -3
21 Tongwynlais Temperance Wales 132.32 +5
22 Buizingen Belgium 129.57 -2
23 Hammonds Saltaire Yorkshire 126.72 +9
24 Reg Vardy North 111.90 -2
25 Rothwell Temperance Yorkshire 103.42 +2
26 Friary Guildford London & SC 97.61 +2
27 Brass Band Schoonhoven Netherlands 96.86 -4
28 Manger Musikklag Norway 85.42 -3
29 Paris Brass Band France 85.02 -5
30 Hepworth Yorkshire 75.83 -1
31 Milnrow North West 69.55 +12
32 Jaguar Land Rover Midlands 66.59 -2
33 City of Bradford Yorkshire 62.71 +51
34 Llwydcoed Wales 58.37 +6
35 Redbridge Brass London & SC 54.29 +3
36 Fountain City USA 54.11 +8
37 City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Wales 53.14 +21
38 Northop Wales 51.49 -2
39 Wingates North West 50.42 -4
40 Thoresby Colliery Midlands 49.40 +6
41 Brass Band Treize Etoiles Switzerland 49.28 -10
42 Aldbourne West 48.10 -9
43 Burry Port Town Wales 45.62 +2
44 Filton Concert Brass West 43.89 +12
45 Hauts-de-France Brass Band France 42.91 -11
46 Dalmellington Scotland 42.32 -4
47 Camborne Town West 40.95 -10
48 Atlantic Brass Band USA 38.73 +50
49 Bjørsvik Brass Norway 36.56 -10
50 Kirkintilloch Scotland 33.35 -
51 Zone One Brass London & SC 33.10 +4
52 EYMS North 32.32 -4
53 Rainford North West 31.89 -6
54 Noord Limburgse Belgium 30.69 -13
55 Goodwick Brass Wales 29.86 -3
56 Ratby Co-operative Midlands 27.03 +9
57 Ashton-under-Lyne North West 26.44 +9
58 Jaren Hornmusikkforening Norway 25.10 -9
59 NASUWT Riverside North 23.84 +30
60 James Madison University USA 23.54 +45
61 Verwood Concert Brass West 23.43 +55
62 Ensemble de Cuivres Valaisan A Switzerland 23.33 -11
63 St. Dennis West 23.31 -4
64 Aeolus France 23.06 -11
65 Marsden Silver Yorkshire 22.77 -2
66 Wellington Brass New Zealand 21.25 -9
67 Bon Accord Scotland 20.51 +1
68 Provinciale Brassband Groningen Netherlands 20.51 -14
69 Tylorstown Wales 20.43 -9
70 Co-operative Funeralcare North West North West 20.17 +53
71 Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Yorkshire 19.61 -4
72 Kingdom Brass Scotland 19.40 -10
73 Oslo Brass Band Norway 17.61 -12
74 Ebbw Valley Brass Wales 17.39 -4
75 Lyngby Taarbaek Denmark 16.95 -11
76 Brisbane Excelsior Australia 16.81 -7
77 Wantage Silver 'A' London & SC 16.67 -4
78 Derwent Brass Midlands 16.49 +15
79 Concord Denmark 15.53 -8
80 Haverhill London & SC 15.12 +29
81 UNITE the Union (City of Sheffield) Yorkshire 14.89 +2
82 Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass Scotland 14.57 -3
83 Vernon Building Society Poynton North West 14.56 -2
84 BTM Wales 14.42 +4
85 Dublin Silver USA 14.42 -13
86 Windcorp Sweden 14.06 -11
87 Brass Band of Central Florida USA 13.94 +7
88 Bo'ness and Carriden Scotland 13.92 +100
89 East London Brass London & SC 13.57 +26
90 Aveley and Newham London & SC 13.15 -4
91 1st Old Boys Association Silver N. Ireland 12.95 +4
92 Bayerische Brassband Akademie (3BA) Germany 12.86 -18
93 Brass Band Fribourg Switzerland 12.34 -17
94 Brass Band Heist Belgium 12.33 -16
95 Brass Band Berneroberland Switzerland 12.29 -18
96 Solna Brass Sweden 12.08 -11
97 Downshire Brass N. Ireland 11.91 -5
98 Brass Band Oberösterreich Austria 11.71 -16
99 Kleppe Musikklag Norway 11.62 -19
100 Princeton-Rider BB USA 11.55 +45
101 Laganvale (Metal Technology) N. Ireland 11.55 -11
102 Fishburn North 10.95 +16
103 Blackburn and Darwen North West 10.85 -7
104 Brass Band de Douai France 10.62 -13
105 Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire 10.42 +2
106 Krohnengen Norway 10.35 -19
107 Woolston Brass New Zealand 10.00 -6
108 Oldham Band (Lees) North West 9.77 -4
109 Hatfield Yorkshire 9.62 +3
110 Brass Band Leieland Belgium 9.50 -13
111 Lanner and District Silver West 9.48 +82
112 Brass Band de Wâldsang Netherlands 9.36 -12
113 Festival Brass Band Belgium 9.28 -14
114 Bazuin-Oenkerk Netherlands 9.00 -11
115 Ensemble de Cuivres Mélodia Switzerland 8.68 -13
116 Pemberton Old Wigan DW North West 8.62 +5
117 Elland Yorkshire 8.58 +43
118 Pemberton Old Wigan DW 'B' North West 8.39 -10
119 Stannington Brass Yorkshire 8.21 -13
120 Aarhus Denmark 8.05 -10
121 Central Coast Brass Australia 7.95 -8
122 Brass Band de Lyon France 7.82 -11
123 Lydbrook West 7.66 +2
124 Blidworth Welfare Midlands 7.63 +2
125 Tallgrass Brass Band USA 7.50 New
126 Chicago Brass Band USA 7.46 +30
127 Deiniolen Wales 7.43 -13
128 Parc and Dare Wales 7.38 +56
129 Mount Charles West 7.23 -2
130 Kidlington Concert London & SC 7.09 +2
131 Newtongrange Silver Scotland 6.99 -2
132 Brassage France 6.95 -15
133 Easington Colliery North 6.81 +24
134 Lourdes Brass Band Ireland 6.79 -12
135 Eccles Borough North West 6.66 -15
136 Soli Brass Netherlands 6.60 -17
137 Longridge North West 6.46 +3
138 Unison Kinneil Scotland 6.37 -7
139 Brass of the Potomac USA 6.26 +13
140 Newstead Brass Midlands 6.18 -6
141 Bournemouth Concert West 6.05 -4
142 Spal Automotive Sovereign Brass Midlands 6.00 +36
143 Molde Brass Band Norway 5.97 -19
144 Llanrug Wales 5.84 +42
145 Brass Band Rijnmond Netherlands 5.80 -17
146 Roberts Bakery North West 5.64 -10
147 Diggle North West 5.57 +17
148 Staffordshire Midlands 5.55 +11
149 Markham and District Wales 5.38 -11
150 Brass Band Sachsen Germany 5.23 -20
151 Strata Brass Yorkshire 5.21 +7
152 Jackfield Elcock Reisen Midlands 5.15 -8
153 Betlehemskyrkans Brass Sweden 5.09 -12
154 North Shore Brass New Zealand 5.01 -11
155 Italian Brass Band Italy 4.99 -22
156 Drighlington Yorkshire 4.98 +5
157 Dalewool Auckland Brass New Zealand 4.98 -15
158 Gota Brass Sweden 4.96 -11
159 Tertnes Brass Norway 4.92 -24
160 Thundersley London & SC 4.81 +12
161 Footscray-Yarraville City Australia 4.79 -12
162 Chapeltown Silver Yorkshire 4.65 +13
163 Waitakere Auckland Brass New Zealand 4.64 -9
164 Darebin City - Preston Band Australia 4.54 -9
165 Austrian Brass Band - University of Graz Austria 4.53 -26
166 Abergavenny Borough Wales 4.52 +8
167 Musikkorpset Gjallarhorn Norway 4.52 -21
168 City of Bristol West 4.51 -20
169 Tullis Russell Mills Scotland 4.49 New
170 Murley Silver N. Ireland 4.48 -7
171 St. Austell Town West 4.46 +14
172 Amsterdam Brass Netherlands 4.45 -19
173 Brass Band Zele Belgium 4.37 -22
174 Oslofjorde Brass Norway 4.36 -24
175 Silkeborg Blaeserne Denmark 4.14 -13
176 Drogheda Brass Band Ireland 3.80 -9
177 Gunnedah Shire Band Australia 3.74 -9
178 Enderby Midlands 3.72 -8
179 Medway London & SC 3.68 +18
180 Brisbane Brass No. 1 Australia 3.67 -11
181 Hade Edge Yorkshire 3.61 -15
182 Clackmannan District Scotland 3.60 -11
183 Ila Brass Norway 3.57 -18
184 Hebden Bridge Yorkshire 3.53 -4
185 Blaenavon Town Wales 3.44 -8
186 Brass Band Oberschwaben-Allgau Germany 3.41 -10
187 Pontardulais Wales 3.33 -14
188 Sola Brass Band Norway 3.25 -9
189 Lockwood Brass North 3.25 New
190 Lewis Merthyr Wales 3.24 -1
191 FDF Christianshavn Brass Denmark 3.21 -10
192 CWA Carrickfergus N. Ireland 3.09 -9
193 South Brisbane Federal Australia 3.04 -6
194 Crofton Silver Yorkshire 3.03 +5
195 Ifton Colliery Midlands 3.02 -13
196 South West Comms West 3.01 New
197 Staines Brass London & SC 2.98 New
198 Foresters Brass 2000 Midlands 2.98 New
199 Uffes Blås Sweden 2.94 -9
200 Roche Brass West 2.89 -6


Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Friday 28 April • Kursall Concert Hall, Kursaal-Westhelling 12, 8400 Ostende, Belgium 84000


The Fairey Band - Dave Haslam (Hacienda DJ)

Friday 28 April • Harris Museum & Gallery. Market Square. Preston PR12PP


Jackfield Band -

Friday 28 April • Memorial Hall, Near Shrewsbury,. Lyth Hill Rd, . Bayston Hill, . Shrewsbury SY3 0DR


Cory Band - European Championships Gala Concert

Saturday 29 April • Kursaal, Ostende, Belgium Westhelling z/n 8400 Oostende, Belgium 8400


Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Saturday 29 April • Kursaal-Westhelling 12, 8400 Oostende, Belgium 84000


Chelmsford Silver Band

April 28 • Chelmsford Silver Band requires a new bandmaster to lead us into the next phase of our development. A non-contesting band, established for over 50 years and enjoy a good reputation performing at local and regional events plus organizing our own concerts.


Haydock Band

April 27 • Haydock Band. North West Second Section are looking to recruit a B flat Bass due to work commitments. We have a very sensible diary of concerts and some exciting projects through the rest of the year. This is the only empty seat we have left


Stannington Brass Band

April 27 • Stannington Brass Band, Sheffield. 2nd Section National Champions, now 1st section. Ambitious, sociable band. MD Derek Renshaw. Due to current player leaving for music college we require a Solo EEb bass player we also require a 3rd percussion player


John Maines

BA (Hons)
Presenter, compere and conductor