dance band

a musical group that varies in size from a combo to an orchestra and that specializes in playing music for social dancing.

1925–30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
Unfortunately, poverty has hobbled the nation's efforts at having an electric dance band tradition.
He fronted a standard big dance band, featuring his music and song.
The energy is freed from a simple dance band function and allowed to wander into modulating keys and new meters.
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