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The Best Wedding Band provides exceptional music for WEDDINGS, unique destination events and luxurious social occasions.

Origin /  New York, NY

Genres /  Top 40, Pop, Classic Rock, RnB,

Motown, Swing, Jazz, Country Pop, World


Founded by Gordon Dukes, Recording Artist, and Music Producer who has over 25 years in the entertainment business.


Wedding Services / Exceptional music performed by our Talented cast of Musicians and Expert wedding Entertainment planners.

  • The Most Fun & Diverse Music Repertoire

  • Dance The Night Away Performances

  • Sounds Just Like The Record 

  • Professional & Fully Insured

  • Music Consultants For Help Planning

  • Dedicated MC's Included

  • Fee Incentives On Website Deals!

  • US & International Destinations



Top Requested This Month:

Finesse - Bruno Mars Feat. Cardi B

Moves Like Jagger - Maroon 5

No Diggity – Blackstreet

I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston

Party Rock Anthem – LMFAO

Sugar – Maroon 5

This Is How We Do It - Montell Jordan

Wagon Wheel - Old Crow Medicine

"Even my dad who never dances was on the dance floor all night. That's a win in my book!"

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"Gordon and Donnamarie are amazing, helpful and  really knowledgeable about everything wedding!"
Our Client Say It Best!

May 23, 2018

Gordon Dukes, Singer and Songwriter composed Angel Of My Dreams a very romantic First-Dance song that he often performs personally with The Best Wedding Band

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Party With A Purpose


                                                       It is our mission to provide exceptional music for couples

 who are interested in securing superior entertainment for their upcoming wedding.


We are exclusively a  live ensemble who specializes in making great music sharing our collective experiences with the most exciting, sophisticated and memorable events.


 We share our joy of music by celebrating life's most cherished days, tackling one wedding at a time. 

 Your vision will inspire our direction and we will execute it with clarity and finesse.  


 As a group of successful artists, dedicated to our craft, we proudly support and represent the    next generation of musicians!

 We give back by means of charitable performances and monetary donations.


Proceeds from our "Loved By The Best" merchandise, when purchased through this website will be donated to local youth programs. 





 Dave & Julie

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Q: Are you willing to meet with us before our wedding? -M.P

     A: Hi Melanie! Yes, we do have meetings in person typically a week to ten days in advance just to make sure that everyone is on the same page. If that can't happen for some reason, possibly schedule conflicts or distance, we also offer the option to do it over the phone or group meeting apps.


Q: Can we request songs that are not on your song list? -S.J.

      A: Stan, we'd be more than happy to learn a special song for your big day, just give us a heads up and ample time to learn it!

We are pleased to be able to say honestly that our song repertoire will resonate with most of your party guest. The Best Wedding Band has a very diverse and extensive songs list performed in the business. We cover a variety of music genres and styles. 


Q: One of the main problems that I'm concerned about is having enough space. I'm really excited to book the 12 pieces band ( you guys sound GREAT) but I'm a little worried about the venue space. If my venue can't fit the 12 pieces, will you scale the band down in size? -L.M. 

    A: Hey Linda, first, let me say thanks for choosing Gordon Dukes Music and The Best Wedding Band, know that your party is going to be fantastic!

I do want to address this question for others wondering, it is one of our most asked. I know factually

that our band has a very small footprint. We sometimes play in very intimate rooms and guest are surprised that our dance band has at least 10 members performing. It does not appear crammed or overpowering to the room for a variety of reasons...  read more



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Gordon Dukes Music,LLC



Tel. 631 745 2979

340 Madison Avenue 

19th Floor
New York, NY 10173



Gordon Dukes

Tel. 631 745 2979

340 Madison Avenue

19th Floor
New York, NY 10173

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