Made the party. Rick and Robin are spectacular, fabulous musicians. Everyone, 230 people, said it was the best holiday party ever.

Marsha, Event Date: 12/04/2016


Radio King Orchestra is a internationally celebrated big band-style entertainment company located in the Washington, D.C. area. This full entertainment band will bring a classy, carefree Rat Pack feel to your wedding event.

Owners Robin and Rick Gordon have been organizing big band entertainment experiences for over 20 years. They draw on the musical style of a number of highly-acclaimed artists that include Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, Rosemary Clooney and Keely Smith among others. Pulling on the rich musical talent of the D.C. area, Robin and Rick have assembled a talented group of musicians that will make your wedding unforgettable.

Services Offered
Radio King Orchestra offers a number of services for a couple’s wedding day. These services include:
Cocktail hour MC Music during breaks Travel costs Learning new songs Reception Sound system


Band - Frequently Asked Questions
Are you an agency or a band?
How many musicians are in your band(s)?
1-3, 4-6, 7+
What genres of music does (do) your band(s) play?
Big Band, Dance, Jazz, Latin, Swing
What music services do you provide?
Ceremony Music, Cocktail Hour Music, Instrumentals, Learning New Songs, Liability Insurance, MC, Music During Breaks, Reception Music, Rehearsal Dinner Music, Sample Performances, Vocals, Willing to Travel
What items are available?
Microphones, Sound/PA System
Business Info
What types of events do you service?
Anniversaries, Bar / Bat Mitzvahs, Birthdays, Corporate Events, Debutante Balls, Eco-Friendly / Green Weddings, Graduations, Holiday Parties, LGBTQ Weddings / Ceremonies

24 Reviews

Deborah, Event Date: 11/12/2017
Quality of Service: 5.0 Responsiveness: 5.0 Professionalism: 5.0 Value: 5.0 Flexibility: 5.0

This was the second year in a row we had Radio King Orchestra play at our annual tree lighting. Besides sounding great, they go with the flow of the crazy day from set up, to timing of events, to weather.

Services Used: Band

Deborah, Event Date: 11/09/2017
Quality of Service: 5.0 Responsiveness: 5.0 Professionalism: 5.0 Value: 5.0 Flexibility: 5.0

Working with Radio King Orchestra was wonderful. Not only are they extremely talented, they understand producing events and were so easy to work with. Can't wait to work with them again!

Services Used: Band

Andrea, Event Date: 11/03/2017
Quality of Service: 5.0 Responsiveness: 5.0 Professionalism: 5.0 Value: 5.0 Flexibility: 5.0

The National Italian American Foundation loves working with Radio King every year! Radio King not only provides an excellent level of professionalism and talent, they get to know your event so they can tailor music and enthusiasm to make your event a memorable one. Radio King is willing to work with your budget and find ways to make your event look flawless with or without a large or small budget. It is great to work with professional, honest and caring group of people. We look forward to seeing them again next year!

Services Used: Band

Sheila, Event Date: 12/05/2016
Quality of Service: 5.0 Responsiveness: 5.0 Professionalism: 5.0 Value: 4.0 Flexibility: 5.0

Our crowd of almost 250 loved RKO! Many of our audience said it was the best "Ball" they have ever attended! Rick and Robin were very professional from start to finish. Excellent musicians!! Bravo, RKO!

Services Used: Band