The Miles Davis Quintet, The Lincoln Centre Jazz Orchestra, The Oscar Peterson Trio, The Testore Trio.
Classical Orchestras generally tell you where they come from:
The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, The Auckland Philharmonia.
Sometimes chanber ensembles take their name from someone who inspires them or whose music they play:
The Mozart Quintet, The Orpheus String Quartet.
Okay, so far it's all making sense.
Let's move onto rock bands:
The Small Faces
|Hang on, where did that name come from?|
Not something you'd really want
|Well, at least Robert and Darek will like this one!|