dance band


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Noun1.dance band - a group of musicians playing popular music for dancingdance band - a group of musicians playing popular music for dancing
musical group, musical organisation, musical organization - an organization of musicians who perform together
big band - a large dance or jazz band usually featuring improvised solos by lead musicians
combo, jazz band, jazz group - a small band of jazz musicians
rock band, rock group - a band of musicians who play rock'n'roll music
steel band - a band that plays instruments made from the heads of oil drums (Caribbean Islands)
Translations
Tanzorchester

dance band

norchestra da ballo
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Guests will be treated to a four-course meal, followed by dancing with music from the Graeme Mitchell Scottish Dance Band.
A dance band is planning to roll back the years and raise money for village and community halls with a special tour of the region.
Also taking place on March 30 is the end of festival celebration ceilidh when you can dance the night away to the Ian Cathcart Scottish Dance Band and watch some of this year's festival winners.
Argentinian dance band Malevo, which had viewers up and cheering in season 11 of reality show 'America's Got Talent, will be getting into the groove on the Global Village stage during the Dubai Shopping Festival.
He was given his first set of drums as an 11th birthday present and was soon performing in his dad's dance band. The young Carl so impressed audiences that he gained a six-month stint with the respected Mecca Dance Band, aged 14, which earned him the princely sum of PS23 a week.
The brochure also tells us of "the band that makes you dance" - Nickless Revellers Dance Band - that "the premier dance band of Wales is delighted to support Jack Hylton's Band in aid of the Cinematograph Benevolent Fund.
Lattakia, SANA- The Indian Cultural Days started activities on Sunday at Dar al-Assad for Culture in Lattakia through holding a concert and a dancing show by Rajasthan Folk Dance Band.
The Skruffy Group, a band that features instrumentals of the biggest hits of the Golden Oldie era, joining the Big Band era music based Stardust Dance Band, as the first two Applause Records artists to join the music service.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 6 August 2017: El Wahag free dance band will present a ballet performance in Bibliotheca Alexandrina on August 10 at 8:30 p.m.
Performer archives include those of the Verdehr Trio, Ernst Victor Wolff, the Joe Cappo Dance Band, and choreographer Forrest Coggan.
There are also scores, records and cover art from Heritage Quay's British Music Collection of 20th century classical and dance band collection.
1982: Bucks Fizz topped the Hit Parade with My Camera Never Lies, knocking The Goombay Dance Band's Seven Tears off top spot.