I was wondering if someone could help clarify or distinguish among the names of the types of bands related to trumpet. I have a picture of each in my head, but didn't know if a more formal distinction separating them might exist. -I'm thinking in terms of style of music, size of group, typical instrumentation and purpose.
Early on I played with a "stage band" that later changed its name to "Jazz Band, (playing almost all Kenton charts). Typical names we often hear are (purposely leaving out marching band):