A powerful singer who knows how to connect with a song and an audience.

"...a multi-layered, heart-warming, intelligent performance."-DC Theatre Scene

Whether swinging a Sinatra standard or crooning a heartfelt ballad, Tony Gudell's powerful baritone brings the American Songbook to life in glorious Technicolor.


Swinging Saturday Nights!

The Tony Gudell Quartet can now been seen every Saturday night at DC's iconic jazz club, Columbia Station in Adams Morgan. Backed by his exceptional jazz trio, Tony will effortlessly transport you back in time to the glorious days of the hip, ethereal Jazz Joints of New York in the 1940’s and 50’s.

Columbia Station

2325 18 Street, NW, WDC

Saturdays 9:00-1:00

No Cover


Sunday, July 29: Acadiana Jazz Brunch with the Tony Gudell Quartet

Tony is back at Acadiana! Enjoy live jazz music, bottomless mimosas and bloody Mary's, $5.00 libations and a delicious three-course prix fixe Cajun-Crole brunch.  Tony croons jazz standards with Oren Levine on piano, Blake Meister on bass and Eric Tapper on drums. Join us as we swinging the American Songbook!

Acadiana Restaurant

901 NY Ave., NW, WDC

Reservations Strongly Recommended


No Cover


An Audience Favorite for Three Decades

A longtime favorite in the Washington, D.C. theatre scene, Tony has appeared in leading roles at many of the area's top playhouses, including Signature Theatre, Olney Theatre Center, Washington Stage Guild, and Studio Theatre. In New York, Tony has performed as a caberet artist at such iconic clubs as Don't Tell Momma and The Duplex.

Stylish Vocals and Sophisticated Wit

Tony now brings his unique vocal styling and lighthearted wit to nightclubs, restaurants, and private events throughout the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.  Whether performing with a jazz trio, big band, or intimate piano, Tony effortlessly delivers a swanky evening, harkening back to the glamorous days of the Great American Supperclubs of the 1940's and '50's.

Always A Swingin' Night!

Video Gallery

Being Green

by Joe Raposa

Tony Gudell with Oren Levine

Recorded Live, July 2017

What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?

By Frank Loesser

Tony Gudell, Vocals

Peter Edelman, Piano

Salvatore DeRaffele, Bass

Justin Pinkney, Drums

Recorded Live, December 2017

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