List of musical band types


List of musical band types

In music, a musical ensemble or band is a group of musicians that works together to perform songs. The following articles concern types of musical bands:

* Big band
* Boy band
* Christian band
* Church band
* Concert band
* Cover band
* Dansband
* Fife and drum
* Garage rock band
* Girl group
* Honk band
* Jam band
* Jazz band
* Jug band
* Marching band
* Military band
* Orchestra
* Organ trio
* Rock band
* Rock Supergroup
* School band
* Tribute act
* Worship band


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