Robert Firpo, a band leader, expanded the instrumentation into a tango sextet, with two bandoneons, two violins, a piano and a double bass.
The Raphael Ensemble was formed in 1982 with the aim of performing masterpieces of the quintet and sextet repertoire.
Mozart composed this divertimento, or sextet for strings and two horns, eight days after his pet starling dies.
The wind sextet ' Youth ' is more commonly known by its Czech name Mladi.
This popular traditional jazz sextet was formed six years ago and comprises of drums, bass, banjo, trumpet, clarinet and trombone.