Ken is a composer/arranger/pianist/conductor. You have heard his award-winning music on over 80 national, and internationally broadcast television shows, such as: The Big Bang Theory, Parks and Recreation, The Middle, Friends, Black-ish, Desperate Housewives, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Medium, Parenthood, The Unit, The Man In The High Castle, The Mindy Project, Full Frontal With Samantha Bee, Red Band Society, Revenge, Saturday Night Live, Revolution, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Frasier, Hawaii Five-O, One Life To Live, Outer Limits, Vegas, CBS NFL Football Road to the Superbowl, The Artie Lange Show, Arrow, Stalker, Master’s Of Horror, Bones, Models Of The Runway, Covert Affairs, Biography (A&E), Antiques Roadshow, The One Show (BBC), Adam Ruins Everything, and many more. Ken’s music has been chosen for all of the major broadcast networks, including, ABC, CBS, NBC, NBC Europe, CNN Europe, HBO, BBC, NPR, The Cartoon Network, and The Oprah Winfrey Network.
His promo list is extensive with some of the following credits: Jimmy Kimmel Live, Shark Tank, The Chew, ABC World News, The Taste, Last Resort, As The World Turns, The Bold and The Beautiful, The Early Show, The Guiding Light, NYPD Blue, The Late Show, Miss Universe 2002, The District, Touched by an Angel, The Young and The Restless, 48 hours, 60 minutes, AFI 100 years, The Amazing Race, Big Brother, Cold Case, CSI, PGA Championship, The Price is Right, The Late Show, Superbowl 2004, and many more.
Feature Films, TV Specials, and Cable Films: "Brief Interviews With Hideous Men" - "Getting To Know You" - "It Had To Be You" - "Little Thing Called Murder" - "Without A Trace" - "Battle History Of The US Navy" - "The Making Of A Royal Wedding"- "Santa Clause 3”.
Ken's latest music project was for the story “Jonathan Livingston Seagull” – by Richard Bach. He has completed a socially responsible interactive app audiobook intended for 7 years olds, and a musically scored audiobook. A release date is middle December 2017.
Ken's musical studies took place at The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music, and The Juilliard School. Ken was also a member of the US Air Force as a music arranger. Ken has written countless film scores for "Air Force News" and "Air Force Now". Ken retired from the US Air Force at The US Air Force Academy as Chief Arranger, in 1997. Ken is currently the Director of Music and Entertainment for The Broadmoor Resort in Colorado Springs and has held the position since January 1, 2003.
Ken has performed for many dignitaries and U.S. Presidents. Dr. Henry Kissinger, George Schultz, Colin Powell, Dick Cheney, Gerald R. Ford, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, William Clinton, and George W. Bush. Ken has also performed, written or conducted for many great artists and organizations such as: Debby Boone, Melissa Manchester, The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Alain Leroux, Kurt Elling, Maureen McGovern, Suzy Bogguss, Earl Klugh, Linda Purl, Jamie Davis, Jim Salestrom, The John Denver Band, Nelson Rangell, Linda Eder, Marcus Lovett, The Colorado Springs Philharmonic, The Broadmoor Pops Orchestra, The Brno Philharmonic Orchestra, and many more.