A musical ensemble also known as a music group is a group of people who perform instrumental or vocal music, typically known by a distinct name. In classical music, trios or quartets either blend the sounds of musical instrument families or group together instruments from the same instrument family, such as string ensembles or wind ensembles. In jazz ensembles, the instruments typically include wind instruments (one or more saxophones, trumpets, etc. A choir is a vocal musical ensemble.
Another type of musical ensemble is a band. Bands come in many genres such as pop, rock, metal, indy, noise, electronic, industrial, contemporary and shoegaze. At The Rock Factory we work with all types of musical ensembles both classical, amplified and electronic and can assist in ensuring they have everything they need for completing a live performance infront of an audience at a live event. We hire out stages, sound systems, microphones and lighting to assist with the technical size of live performances by music ensembles.