Instrumental ensemble specializing in the performance of jazz music, composed of a woodwind section, a brass section, and a rhythm section. The size of the jazz band can vary from a trio to an entire jazz orchestra. Vocalists are often part of the jazz band.
The modern jazz band instrumentation
* This is an instrument not always found in a typical jazz band. Occasionally parts are written for these instruments and the large amateur or professional jazz band will try to be faithful to the composer's wishes.
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