02.08.17"Now Hear This!" Official Release February 17th 2017
"Now Hear This!" the follow up recording to "Standing Tall" the #1 record for seven weeks on the Jazz Week Radio Charts, is now available for download! NHT features eleven new original compositions and the same band as "Standing Tall", Josh Bruneau, Rick Germanson, Paul Gill, and Jason Tiemann.
12.11.15"Standing Tall" available for Pre Order on I-Tunes and Amazon
I'm very pleased to announce that my first CD as a leader, appropriately titled "Standing Tall" on Posi-tone Records, is now available for pre order on I-tunes and Amazon. The official release date for the album is January 15th, but if you pre order now you can download one of the tracks now, and get the rest automatically on January 15th. Isn't technology amazing! I'm looking forward to sharing this music, 12 original compositions that I've written over the past several years. Stay tuned for more CD Release and gig announcements coming soon.
04.24.13"Top Shelf" on Posi-tone Records Officially Released
I'm very pleased to announce the release of the latest Fowser/Gillece collaboration, "Top Shelf". The CD features all original music, as well as a top notch band of NYC musicians, including Mike Dease - trombone, Steve Einerson - piano, Dezron Douglas - bass, and Rodney Green - drums. It's available direct from this website at the "Buy CDs" tab, as well as I-Tunes, Amazon, and Posi-tone.com. As always, thanks for your continued support.
08.17.11Duotone fresh off the presses!
I'm very pleased to announce that the latest Ken Fowser/Behn Gillece CD is due for release the end of August. I happen to have some advanced copies that are available right now for purchase directly from this website, just click on the Buy CDs tab.
The new album is called "Duotone", which is our third release from Posi-tone Records. The CD features a wonderful lineup of musicians including Donald Vega on piano, David Wong on bass, and Willie Jones III on drums. All the compositions are written by Behn or myself. There are a few samples to check out on the Listen tab. Behn and I appreciate all of your continued support.
07.09.10Little Echo Release Date
The new album "Little Echo", co-led with vibraphonist Behn Gillece, is now available for purchase on this website. It features a top notch New York rhythm section including Rick Germanson (piano), Ugonna Okegwo (bass), and Quincy Davis (drums). You can check out some sound and video clips in the "listen" and "media" tabs. We hope you will pick up your copy today. Your support is very much appreciated, and will help us in our efforts as we prepare to start making the next Ken Fowser/Behn Gillece CD.
Simply click the link below to purchase, or go to the Buy CD tab. The price is $17.50, which includes shipping and handling. All transactions are being made using the safe and secure PayPal. You don't even need a PayPal account to purchase, simply fill out your billing information and that's it. You will receive your CD via mail in just a few days. Thank you again for your support.
03.19.10Ken Fowser Quintet every Wednesday at Smoke Jazz Club
I'm very pleased to announce that I have a new steady gig at the renowned Smoke Jazz Club. The Ken Fowser Quintet, with Bruce Harris on trumpet, will be featured every Wednesday at 11:30 PM for a special late night happy hour set. There is no cover and no minimum, and some truly great drink and food specials.
05.12.09Ken Fowser/Behn Gillece Quintet wins the 2009 International Generations Jazz Competition
I am pleased to announce that my band, including myself, Behn Gillece, Jeremy Manasia, Adam Cote, and Jason Brown, has won the second annual Generations Jazz Competition! A new record is in the works as well as more future performances.
I've been adding a few new pictures to the gallery section from the gig at Smalls on 3/26/09. Feel free to check them out. Thanks again to all of my talented photographer friends.
03.23.09"Full View" now available
The new record, "Full View" is now available for sale at all performances, and also for download on Itunes. The official New York CD release party will be at Smalls Jazz Club on Thursday, March 26th. The official Philadelphia CD release party will be at Chris' Jazz Cafe on Saturday, April 11th. Hope to see you there!
Welcome to my new website. Please take a look around and have a listen. I will be updating the site regularly with new performance information, songs, pics, and videos. Be sure to visit again to see what's new. Thank you for stopping by and taking an interest in my music.