Ken has been a long-time admirer and fan of Will Ackerman. “I’ll never forget when I first heard Will’s album Passage. It was fall of 1982 - the moment I placed the needle on the grooves of this record, I was immediately drawn into its simplicity and beauty. I started to dream of one day recording an album as beautiful as Passage. I am still in pursuit of that dream!” ~ Ken Verheecke
As a musician, Ken’s focus is acoustic guitar, although his most recent release features his electric guitar. Ken has been featured on several sampler releases - Winter Gifts, and Winter Gifts II (Many Miles Music), The Gathering (2012) which includes songs from 22 artists produced by GRAMMY winning guitarist and founder of Windham Hill Records, Will Ackerman at his Imaginary Road Studios in Vermont. The Gathering won the Zone Music Reporter Album of the Year in 2012. Recently both Ken’s music and photography was featured on the sampler CD Best New Age Reviews – The Guitar, which contains some of the world’s best guitarists. Ken has a growing audience in Asia and Europe and hopes to tour there one day.
As a young person attending School… I was not known as a over-achieving student. In fact, I barely got by! I won’t go into detail… but my grades were bad! Somehow I graduated High School in 1977. All throughout my years as a student… I felt dumb. On many levels, it was hard as I Read more about Between Earth & Sky – Drops September 21st[…]
I am excited to have another release coming out on Heart Dance Records soon… specifically, June 8th. The song is called “Be Still” and it was written in a hotel room near Mission, SD. It’s another song from my forthcoming CD release “Between Earth & Sky.” The single will be released on June 8th! Stay Read more about Be Still – New Single on Heart Dance Records[…]