A group of musicians playing brass instruments and sometimes also percussion.
- Fairground organ ditties blaring from food stalls soon gave way to the doleful strains of a whiny brass band playing funeral music.
- Almost every town has a marimba orchestra, which includes the accompaniment of a brass band.
- I would have thought it would have been with an accompaniment of a full brass band, would it not, Mr Byrne?
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