AUDIO & PERFORMANCES
Below are some examples of Ken's work. Ken mastered most tracks below, recorded/mixed/mastered Rosser and Sohne and Float, and mastered/played the drums on The Pink Tacos' The New Ones. Ken only performed on Stagelight by Tex. Ken mixed/mastered the Clio Trio's rendition of Brahms' Op. 114 Trio, Flyy Guy Fresh's "My New", and The Walking Tree's What's In My Head (CCNY Version). Ken is the composer, drummer, a vocalist, orchestrater, arranger, recording and mixing engineer for Homerik.
Ken has also shared some of his thoughts on mastering at AudioSkills.com.
Ken is also very knowledgable with the program Sibelius. He can transcribe your score if need be, and will do so accurately. He did so for Tran-Siberian Orchestra's Bob Kinkel on his project Cinema 12. The score provided has an additional lead part to the song below.
A Song of the Night: Part I
LONG AGO, IN A HOUSE WITHIN THE WOODS, A GIRL AND HER OLDER SISTER LIVED A SEEMINGLY NORMAL LIFE WITH THEIR PARENTS. THEY WERE A HAPPY FAMILY, FILLED WITH LOVE, CARE, AND MUCH AFFECTION.
BUT ONE DAY, TURMOIL AND DISEASE FELL UPON THE FAMILY AS THE MOTHER OF THE TWO CHILDREN PASSED AWAY.
DRUNK AND DISTRAUGHT, THEIR FATHER CRAVED THE ROMANCE OF HIS LOVER AND SO TURNED TO THE ONLY ONES THAT COULD FILL THE VOID LINGERING IN HIS HEART.
BUT DEATH WOULD MAKE ITS ROUNDS ONCE AGAIN, AND A GIRL WAS LEFT TO FEND OFF THE SHADOWS IN HER ROOM, ALONE...
Four Trips Ahead: Bring Me Down
Regardless of who or what oppresses you, find the strength to resist and reclaim who you are. Overcome the spiritual weights that are placed upon you by those too afraid to truly live. http://fourtripsahead.com
Banco Popular: De Puerto Rico Para El Mundo
Ken worked along side legendary recording engineer Steve Remote to capture Jose Feliciano's performance on this 2016 Christmas special.
The Restaurant (Feature Film)
Andy made a deal with a demon.
He manages a small but ambitious Italian eatery called Scoppa. The demon’s black magic lures patrons to the restaurant; in return, Andy feeds guests to the demon, who dwells in the basement. It was all going smoothly, business was booming, reviews were glowing…
Until the busboy found out.
Hayride Films presents The Restaurant, Coming Soon. Ken is the sound designer, sound mixer, foley artist, and dialogue editor of this feature film.
Seunghee Lee: Solace
When tragedy strikes our lives, time doesn’t heal wounds; it only fades memories. Words of condolence are not enough to alleviate the painful heart....but once we start surrendering our wounded heart to the magical beauty of music, we may just be able to find solace from within...
Ken was assistant to legendary music producer and audio engineer, Marc Aubort, for Seunghee Lee's latest album, "Solace". Seunghee was number 2 on Hong Kong Records’ “Top 10 Classical and Jazz Charts” and by being featured as "CD of the Week" in many classical radio stations around the world with her last record, including KDFC (San Francisco), WSCL (Maryland), Symphony 92.4 (Singapore) and Fine Music Radio (Cape Town, South Africa). Seunghee’s recordings continue to gain worldwide recognition through numerous airplays on major radio stations in many countries.
Harlem is home to many creatives in the fashion world such as aspiring models, make-up artist, and fashion designers. Adrian Aliciea is a Harlem resident who draws from his surroundings to inspire his career as a fashion designer. He literally uses his two-bedroom apartment and people from the neighborhood to create art. This short documentary entitled “Dark fashion” provides insight into Adrian's critique of the fashion industry and his plans to shake it up with his "out of the box” style.
The Walking Tree: What's In My Head
The Walking Tree is a local New York City band on the rise. Carson Daly and many industry professionals have latched on to listening to this infectious band with their space-age synths and rockin' guitar riffs. Ken was an assistant engineer to this EP, helping the band with microphone placement and capturing tones. He was the drum tech at the session and was the leading cause to acquiring their drum sound
Spencer Knight: Drums Vs. Beatbox
A challenge awaits Ken as he begins this battle with a simple beat. Interrupted by his competitor is his friend, Spencer Polanco. Who is the winner?
Rosser & Sohne: Nothing More (feat. Noah Galvin)
As rumors spread that he might be gay, Evan is ostracized and teased at school. He’s even rejected by Jason – his best friend and the most popular kid in class, who he cares for more than anyone he’s ever met.
Ken fully recorded, mixed, and mastered the song. Recording assistant: Miles Blue Spruce
Florida State University: Cootie Contagion
Logo designer for the Emmy award-winning Cootie Contagion. This video is property of Florida State University. Logo can be found in my Visual Art section. Other related projects include: La Crisort (costume design), and Karl of the Future.
Emblem designer for the Major League Gaming commercial music video Dragonfly, directed by Harry Bainbridge, music by VOIA. The emblems can be found in my Visual Art section.
Ken specializes in commercial and graphical artwork styles.