After beginning his musical journey as a trumpet player, Ken was inspired by the likes of Jaco Pastorius and Marcus Miller to focus on the electric bass as his main instrument. Since moving to the Rochester area, ken has been part of both the cover and original music scene, working with bands including Fast Forward, Tight Fit, Worried About Frank, The Carol Heveron Band, Two Left Feet, The Brian Lindsay Band and The Neil Van Dorn Band. In addition to his work as a performing musician, Ken has done countless studio sessions for various artists, and has contributed to the recording and producing of many local acts at Howling Hose Studios with his long-time collaborator, Mark Gifford.